Château Léoville Las Cases St.-Julien
(2011 Vintage) This wine is a well established teenager , powerful and generous, dominated by a wooded genuine, while suggesting floral aromas of acacia notes.
Wine Advocate(2003 Vintage) Rating: (93-95) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 152 on Apr-04
Wine Spectator(2005 Vintage) "Tasted at the Langoa-Barton vertical in London. A stunning 2005 that over-achieves...and some. A lucid garnet colour. There is a sumptuous, almost decadent quality to the nose with notes of raspberry, black plum, mulberry, just a hint of Seville orange marmalade, all with wonderful definition and freshness. The palate is full-bodied with a velutinous entry. An unashamedly seductive Langoa with very fine tannins and a tangible lightness of touch married with immense purity. The middle and finish ...
Robert Parker(1998 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 04/01/2001
International Wine Cellar(2006 Vintage) Good bright ruby-red. Pretty aromas of black cherry, cassis, tobacco leaf, minerals, licorice and violet. Chewy, rich and deep, with good dense mid-palate fruit and excellent concentration. Fuller and sweeter than the Langoa. Finishes long and delineated, with powerful tannic clout and terrific mineral thrust. A serious 2006 for the cellar.
Wine Advocate(2006 Vintage) Rating: (92-94) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 170 on Apr-07