Golden yellow with aromas of honey, apricot, toast, spices, vanilla, marzipan and butter. Aromatic components carry through to the palate, which finishes with strong fruit flavors and excellent grip.
Amber yellow colour with hints of dried fruit, dried fig, apricot and spices with a soft and full-bodied taste with a very persistent lingering.
The 2009 Chateau Margaux is an unparalleled vintage in its tannic power and fullness (reminding us of 2005) and its softness (reminiscent of 1990). And since its alcoholic degree is barely over 13, its finish remains fresh, flavoursome and of astonishing length.
With supple fruit and spice exceptional balance and impressive length Verite La Muse is crafted primarily from Merlot. From its inception every vintage of this special wine – which honors the style of the great wines of Pomerol while celebrating the quality of our world-class fruit grown in Sonoma County — has received outstanding critical [...]
Intense deep inky color. Already expressing an aroma that is well integrated silky and refined but powerful. On the palate an immediate explosion of complexity where the Cabernet Franc shows its personality its signature its finesse with power that makes the finish infinitely long.
The high-quality wines from the 2009 vintage were carefully selected and brought together to create the strong full and fruity character of Sandeman Porto Late Bottled Vintage 2009. Aged for about four years this wine was bottled with only the slightest of filtration following tiny adjustments to retain the style of a single-year wine.
Vineyard History : In 1847 along the banks of Jacob’s Creek Johann Gramp planted his first vineyard. His vision was to create great tasting wines that reflect the true character of the grapes and the land. To this day we live and breathe this vision by producing wines that showcase how each grape variety expresses [...]
The powerful yet tender tannins of his generous wine will surrender all the finesse and richness of its unique setting. All the spicy aromas and potential for ageing in this blend will offer immense complexity after five to ten years in bottle.
Rich ripe opulent 2009 has the highest level of polyphenols ever measured at Lynch-Bages as well as high alcohol (nearly 13.5%). Gorgeous to taste it may well remain so throughout its life such is the ripeness of both fruit and tannin. One can imagine drinking the 09’s young to enjoy the exuberance of their fruit [...]
A deep bouquet of dark fruit and liquorice. The palate is full-bodied and already expressive but then becomes tighter expressing power and exuberance. The youth of this Lafite does not hide its energy but the distinctive elegance and complexity are already there!
Remarkable intensity on the nose with rare notes of apricot pineapple and peach. Hints of white pepper and red fruits reveal themselves on the second nose. The attack is round with very elegant tannins. The wine is wonderfully smooth and velvety in texture with exceptional length reinforced by a strong aromatic finish.
The flavour of a root that challenge the granite with its elegance and sincerity while a gentle breeze rises up from Lake Como and refreshes the valley.