Original
5 Ratings
Chateau Jean-Faure Saint Emilion (in double magnum)

Wine Details

Varietal

Style

Red

Region

BordeauxFrance

Expert Reviews
  • International Wine Cellar
    Good ruby-red. Reticent but nuanced nose hints at currant, game, iron and coffee. A fruit bomb in the mouth, with fat, sweet flavors of redcurrant, raspberry, tobacco and smoked meat. As full-blown and ripe as this is on first blush, there's plenty of ripe tannins and firm acids underneath. In fact, this quickly shut down in the glass, suggesting that it will require at least six or seven years of aging. The thickest of these three vintages, but the young 2007 is more suave.