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Chateau Bellevue-Mondotte Saint Emilion Grand Cru
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Wine Details

Varietal

Merlot

Style

Red

Region

BordeauxFrance

Winemaker's Notes

Bright ruby. Musky aromas of black raspberry and licorice. Chewy and supple but a bit unforthcoming, even stunted, today, and not yet showing much definition to its highly concentrated flavors of blac...

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    Earthy, dry, green pepper

    almost 2 years
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  • Robert Parker
    (From 2005 Vintage) "This tiny gem of a property, cropped at 15 hectoliters per hectare, is composed of 5 acres of 45-year old Merlot, Cabernet Franc, and a tiny parcel of Cabernet Sauvignon. It has produced one of the vintage’s most compelling wines in 2005. Sadly, there are only 4,000 bottles of this inky/purple-hued St.-Emilion. It boasts an extraordinary perfume of graphite, blackberries, cassis, and sweet kirsch intermixed with notes of incense, spice box, licorice, and subtle wood. Stunningly rich with full bo...
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2005 Vintage) Rating: (96-100) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 170 on Apr-07
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 2005 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator