Vintage 2018

La Réserve de Léoville-Barton, St Julien

Product Code: AN0218RC

Tasting Notes

Intense garnet colour. The nose develops notes of balsamic, ink and pencil lead. The wine is structurated, well-balanced and greedy with a spicy touch and beautiful black fruits. Sensations of power and density. Beautiful length. 72% Cabernet Sauvignon 23% Merlot 5% Cabernet Franc

Profile

13.5
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6
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            [Notes1] => Intense garnet colour. The nose develops notes of balsamic, ink and pencil lead. The wine is structurated, well-balanced and greedy with a spicy touch and beautiful black fruits. Sensations of power and density. Beautiful length. 72% Cabernet Sauvignon 23% Merlot 5% Cabernet Franc			
			
			
			

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            [MediaNotes] => 90 pts Vinous A. Galloni in 2021	
91 pts Decanter in 2020	

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About this product +

Winemaking >

Soil: Deep gravel on clay subsoil Wooden vat room with thermo-regulated system. Alcoholic fermentation lasting 7 to 10 days with twice daily pumping over. Maceration about 3 weeks. Drawing off into the barrels lot by lot. Ageing between 16 to 18 months in French oak barrels of 1 wine

Awards +

90 pts Vinous A. Galloni in 2021
91 pts Decanter in 2020

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