Original
9 Ratings
Château Climens Barsac 1er Cru Classé
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Wine Details

Varietal

Sémillon

Style

White

Region

BarsacBordeauxFrance

Wine Description

(2005 Vintage) There was a time when the best of Barsac would not achieve the heavily concentrated character found in wines from the heart of Sauternes, but, as this wine so handsomely shows, such is no longer the c...

(2005 Vintage) Good full golden-yellow. Musky, very fresh aromas of crystallized citrus peel, minerals and toasted bread. The palate offers incredible sappy concentration and a saline aspect, not to mention a penetr...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (2003 Vintage) Rating: (95-98) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 158 on Apr-05
  • Wine Spectator
    (2003 Vintage) Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 03/31/06
  • Robert Parker
    (2009 Vintage) Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 04/01/2010
  • Wine Spectator
    (2009 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 03/30/2012
  • Wine & Spirits
    (2005 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 10/08