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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Château La Fleur Pétrus

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

Pomerol

Grape Variety:

Merlot Cabernet Franc

Château La Fleur Pétrus, Pomerol, 2008

12x75cl £1,750.00

1 case Equiv. £145.83 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

"A major sleeper of the vintage, the 2008 La Fleur Petrus (90% Merlot and 10% Cabernet Franc) is a remarkably sexy, opulent wine that transcends the vintage character. Its dense plum/ruby/purple color is accompanied by notes of sweet black cherries, licorice, truffles and a hint of graphite. Full-bodied with silky tannin as well as undeniable appeal, richness, purity and a 40+ second finish, this is a sure-fire big buy in 2008. Drink it over the next 20+ years."

  • 95 Points - Robert Parker, Wine Advocate, May 2011

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