Original
177 Ratings
Chateau Cos d'Estournel
$148.99 USD
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Wine Details

Region

BordeauxFrance

Winemaker's Notes

Dense, old vine flavors of cassis and black fruit offset by refined mineral, liquorice and tobacco notes lead into this wine's layered, complex palate which is supported by a firm, focused backbone of sweet, ripe tannins and an elegant, balanced acidity on the extended finish.

With its perfumed aromas, this is a wine that has richness and sweetness, with soft velvet power. It has an intense wood element that needs to blend into the rest of the wine, but the sweet black currant and freshness provide a good balance. This is a seductive wine, with a fine solid character.

Expert Reviews
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  • Robert Parker
    (From 2006 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 02/01/2009
  • Wine & Spirits
    (From 2004 Vintage)
  • Robert Parker
    (From 2004 Vintage)
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 2000 Vintage) Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 03/31/2003
  • Robert Parker
    (From 2000 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 06/20/2010