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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Château Clos Fourtet

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

St Emilion

Grape Blend:

Merlot | Cab. Sauvignon | Cab. Franc

Château Clos Fourtet, 1er Grand Cru Classé, St Emilion, 1990

12x75cl £1,140.00

1 case

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Tasting Note:

"Fully mature, and probably the best Clos Fourtet made during a rather undistinguished period, this dark plum/garnet-colored wine has an enticing nose of melted licorice, Provencal herbs, smoked meats, and sweet cherry and black currant fruit. Medium to full-bodied, with a luscious, succulent texture, excellent concentration, and sweet tannins, this hedonistic yet intellectually satisfying wine is a treat to drink."

90/100 - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - January 2003

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