Chateau Haut-Bergey Pessac-Leognan
22 Ratings
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22 Ratings
Chateau Haut-Bergey Pessac-Leognan

Wine Details

Wine Description

Another sleeper of the vintage, the relatively evolved, elegant, complex 2008 Haut-Bergey offers up notes of smoked tobacco, cassis, cherries, licorice, Asian plum sauce and spice box. With abundant fruit, an opulent texture and an elegant style, this pretty, medium-bodied, richly fruity wine.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2006 Vintage) Good deep red-ruby color. Explosive, rather wild aromas of plum, redcurrant, smoked meat, tobacco, leather and truffle. Then equally expressive on the palate, with excellent energy to the lush, sweet ...

Varietal

Bordeaux Blend

Style

Red

Another sleeper of the vintage, the relatively evolved, elegant, complex 2008 Haut-Bergey offers up notes of smoked tobacco, cassis, cherries, licorice, Asian plum sauce and spice box. With abundant fruit, an opulent texture and an elegant style, this pretty, medium-bodied, richly fruity wine.

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    Big, dry Bordeaux. Pure wine; no juice. Currant. Strong tannins. Tight at first.

    over 1 year
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    boring no depth

    over 3 years
Expert Reviews
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 2011 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 03/10/2014