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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Château Palmer

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

Margaux

Grape Variety:

Cab Sauvignon Merlot

Château Palmer, 3ème Cru Classé, Margaux, 2020

6x75cl £1,440.00

5 cases Equiv. £240.00 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

"Vivid colours, and the aromatics grab hold straight away. This is intense and concentrated, elegant, balanced and classical, all about the texture which is velvety and seductive with softly-grained tannins. Moves oh so slowly through the palate with dozens of layers to get hold of. The overall feel is precise, slow and seductive, with appellation and estate signature at every turn. Sappy, hawthorn freshness, rosemary, redcurrant, tobacco, cigar box and dark chocolate shavings on the finish. 3.77pH, 78IPT, 55% of overall production, with 13% press wine." 97/100 - Janes Anson, Decanter.com

"48% Cabernet Sauvignon, 48% Merlot, 4% Petit Verdot. Cask sample. The Merlot provides the broad sweep and touch of sweetness on entry, the Cabernet the fine but punchy tannins that drive the wine. Lots of life and persistence, the tannins fine-grained and fresh. Clear potential. Drink 2028 - 2050". 18+/20 - James Lawther MW, jancisrobinson.com

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