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1 Rating
Cheval Brun

Wine Details

Varietal

Merlot

Style

Red

Region

BordeauxFrance

Expert Reviews
  • Wine & Spirits
    Classic blending for the Right Bank (80% Merlot, 10% Cabernet, 10% Cabernet Franc) from a classic vintage. The owner of the chateaux is the former mayor of Saint-Eacute;million. After some swirling in the glass the wine started to show itself off. The scents of sage and violets really attract your sense of smell and urge you to follow the wine all the way to the finish. On the palate, overripe cherry and blackberry coat your mouth and leave you to wonder what more the wine could bring to the table. The finish is long, and the tannins give the wine the structure that you want from a 2005 Bordeaux. Find the read more...best cut of meat you can and serve this wine with it after about 3ndash;5 hours of decanting.    (hide)