Château Cos d'Estournel Saint-Estephe
152 Ratings
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152 Ratings
Château Cos d'Estournel Saint-Estephe

Wine Details

Region

France

Winemaker's Notes

"One of the candidates for wine of the vintage..."Wine Advocate "Gorgeous aromas of currants and berries with hints of licorice. Full-bodied, with velvety tannins and a pretty finish. Silky. This is extremely good for the vintage. The team of Cos worked hard on their 2002 and it shows."-Wine Spectator In the old Gascon language, the word ‘Cos’ means ‘The Hill of Pebbles’. Appropriately named, Château Cos d’Estournel is situated on the banks of the Gironde River between Pauillac and St. Estèphe,...

Varietal

Bordeaux Blend

Style

Red

Region

France

"One of the candidates for wine of the vintage..."Wine Advocate "Gorgeous aromas of currants and berries with hints of licorice. Full-bodied, with velvety tannins and a pretty finish. Silky. This is extremely good for the vintage. The team of Cos worked hard on their 2002 and it shows."-Wine Spectator In the old Gascon language, the word ‘Cos’ means ‘The Hill of Pebbles’. Appropriately named, Château Cos d’Estournel is situated on the banks of the Gironde River between Pauillac and St. Estèphe,...

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    tried at altaya tasting 2010 - still quite strong tannins, would drink in a few years. made in moderate climate so less ripe fruit

    over 4 years
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    Dark red, tannie smooth, fine wine, RP93

    about 4 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 03/31/2005
  • Robert Parker
    Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 04/01/2005