35 Ratings
Chateau l'Evangile Pomerol
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(2005 Vintage) #21 Wine Spectator Top 100 of 2008"L’Evangile’s sublime 2005, a blend of 85% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Franc, is the first wine made in their brand new cuverie. Sadly, there are fewer than 3,500 cases of this deep purple-colored offering. A gorgeous nose of meat juices, black raspberries, chocolate, espresso, and notions of truffle oil as well as smoke is followed by a full-bodied Pomerol displaying sweet tannin, a flawless texture, and stunning complexity. While surprisingly showy and forward fo...

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  • Robert Parker
    (2006 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 02/24/2009
  • Wine Spectator
    (2005 Vintage) Rating: Barrel Tasting - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 06/30/06
  • Wine Advocate
    (2005 Vintage) Rating: (93-95) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 164 on Apr-06
  • Wine Advocate
    (1994 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate in Issue 109.
  • Wine Spectator
    (1995 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 9/98