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Chateau La Mission Haut-Brion Pessac-Leognan
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Wine Details

Region

France

Wine Description

(2006 Vintage) Typically Haut Brion has a complex bouquet of ripe fruit, tobacco and mineral, earthy scents. Rich, ripe, medium to full-bodied and well structured. A wine that seems to balance power and elegance, richness and harmony perfectly.

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    진한 초콜렛 달콤한 과일향이 피어나고 풍만한 풀바디의 탄닌감과 산도, 미네랄이 조화스럽다. 시간이 지남에 따라 강하게 튀는 배리맛이 쉬라 같이 느껴지는데 약간 균형감이 깨지는 곳 같이 보임. 이것 역시 어무 일찍 오픈했음 적어도 10년 정도는 지나야 제대로 숙성된 풀미흘 만끽할 듯.

    almost 4 years
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    wood smoke grass without fruit taste

    over 6 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Robert Parker
    (2000 Vintage) "The 2000 La Mission Haut-Brion is certainly one of the candidates for the wine of the vintage. Its performance was off-the-charts in two separate tastings for this report. Deep blue/purple, with a nose of creme de cassis, floral scents, graphite, and subtle smoke, the wine is pure, deep, sumptuously textured, full-bodied, powerful (although certainly not at the power level of the amazing 2009). This wine certainly transcends its 13% natural alcohol and has the same level of concentration found i...
  • Wine Advocate
    (2000 Vintage) Rating: (90-91) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 134 on Apr-01
  • Wine Spectator
    (2000 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 03/31/03
  • Decanter
    (1992 Vintage) Rating: 4/5 - As reviewed by Decanter. Dark ruby, with lovely, creamy, ripe nose of blackcurrants and oak. Sweet oak and fruit on the palate with good balance. Classy!
  • Wine Spectator
    (2001 Vintage) "Very complex, with blackberries, flowers and minerals. Full-bodied, with fine tannins and a fresh, sweet fruit aftertaste. Refined La Mission. Beautiful. Best after 2008. (JS)"