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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Le Dôme

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

St Emilion

Grape Blend:

Cab. Franc | Merlot

Le Dome, St Emilion Grand Cru, 2005

12x75cl £1,600.00

10 cases

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Tasting Note:

'From the famous flagship estate of Jonathan Malthus, this wine normally has about 75% or more Cabernet Franc in the blend and the rest Merlot. With the great aromatic expression of the vintage, the 2005 Le Dôme offers up a smashing fireworks-like display of spring flowers, blueberries, forest floor, raspberries and cherries. Dense purple in color, medium to full-bodied, light on its feet, but super-intense and rich, this wine performed fabulously well, and is one of the superstars and profound efforts of the vintage. It is actually somewhat approachable, which is not always the case with many 2005s. Drink it over the next 20 years. 98/100'. - Robert Parker, eRobertParker.com

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