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  • 2008 Château Guadet – France, Bordeaux, Libournais, St. Émilion Grand Cru (2/12/2020)
    WIML91

    Tasted non blind.

    Garnet to dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of plum, smoke, black berries and black cherries. Flavors of Bing cherries, raspberries and plums. Bright acidity, drying tannin, full bodied. Drink now with some air. (91 points)

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  • 2006 Château Bonnin Pichon Grande Réserve – France, Bordeaux, Libournais, Lussac-St. Émilion (3/16/2020)
    WIML90

    Tasted non blind.

    Garnet to dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of rose petals, white pepper and red plum. Flavors of red berries, red cherries and red raspberries. Medium to tart acidity, medium tannin, full bodied. Drink now. (90 points)

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  • 2002 Château Troplong Mondot – France, Bordeaux, Libournais, St. Émilion Grand Cru (6/5/2019)
    WIML92

    Tasted non blind.

    Dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of soapstone, thatch, dark plums and rose petals. Flavors of black raspberries, black berries and black cherries. Medium to bright acidity, medium tannin, full bodied. Drink with air or hold. (92 points)

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  • 2005 Château Corbin St. Émilion Grand Cru – France, Bordeaux, Libournais, St. Émilion Grand Cru (6/4/2019)
    WIML93

    Tasted non blind.

    Dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of potpourri, soapstone, violet and raspberries. Flavors of raspberries, berries and a hint of tart cherry. Tangy acidity, medium tannin, full bodied. Drink with air or hold. (93 points)

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  • 1999 P. du Roy (Danielle & Richard Dubois) – France, Bordeaux, Libournais, St. Émilion (4/2/2019)
    WIML93

    Tasted non blind.

    Dark garnet to purple color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of saddle leather, talc and mixed berries. Rich flavors of black berries, plums and a hint of cocoa powder. Medium to bright acidity, medium tannin, full bodied. Drink or hold. (93 points)

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  • 2000 Château La Couspaude – France, Bordeaux, Libournais, St. Émilion Grand Cru (5/7/2018)
    WIML93

    Tasted non blind. Opened and served immediately. Followed over about 90 minutes.

    Dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Lovely aged Bordeaux nose of saddle leather, cigar box, plums and mixed dark fruit. Juicy flavors of black berries, plums and Bing cherries on the medium to long finish. Bright to tangy acidity, firm tannin, full bodied. Drink or hold but I’d lean toward drink. Unlikely to improve and in about as good a spot as one could ask right now. (93 points)

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