laying-down2009 Ch. Montrose, St Estèphe

Product: 2009-0750-00-8009942
  • The Wine Advocate
  • For laying down


Ch. Montrose’s 2009 exudes intense black fruit aromas whilst the palate is a concentrated ball of dark blackcurrants, mingling with an earthy complexity and wet stone minerality. The fruit is very ripe here but nonetheless there is a beautiful sense of coolness about the wine in comparison to other communes. Very complex, this has a massively high level of incredibly fine tannins that are certainly initially present on the tongue and then, like a will o' the wisp, just disappear, leaving a dark perfume lingering on the palate .

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[]The Wine Advocate:: 100/100
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Bottle Price 75cl $2,195