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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Château Angélus

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

St Emilion

Grape Variety:

Merlot Cabernet

Château Angélus, 1er Grand Cru Classé, St Emilion, 2006

12x75cl £2,950.00

5 cases Equiv. £245.83 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

"A spectacular effort (what’s new?), this brilliant offering from proprietor Hubert de Bouard is another classic. A blend of 62% Merlot and 38% Cabernet Franc, it boasts an inky/purple color as well as a sumptuous bouquet of creosote, blueberry pie, espresso roast, blackberries, and graphite. Extremely full-bodied and stunningly rich with a multi-layered texture, sweet tannin, and a 45-second finish, this exceptional 2006 is one of the great wines of St.-Emilion. Anticipated maturity: 2012-2028. 95/100." - Robert Parker, Wine Advocate (181), February 2009

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