You must be of legal drinking age to enter this site:
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Rating: VINOUS 91
The 2000 Bonnes-Mares Grand Cru is far better than the previous bottle I tasted several years ago. It has an engaging bouquet with scents of brown spice, black truffle, espresso and autumn leaves that infuse the dusky, almost introspective black fruit that bide their time unfurling in the glass. The palate is medium-bodied with lightly spiced black fruit and shaved black truffle. Granted, it feels a little rustic compared to Nicolas Groffier’s wines nowadays but you cannot help falling for the unexpected candied and refreshing, menthol-tinged finish. This is a fine Bonnes-Mares even if I cannot see it improving further with bottle age. Tasted at the Domaine.
A strikingly spiced and highly perfumed nose of ripe yet cool red berry fruit, wet...
A big, rich wine with huge amounts of fruit oozing out of the glass. Great...
The prodigious 1999 Beaucastel boasts aromas of blackberry fruit intermixed with cassis, licorice, roasted meats,...
Absolutely firing on all cylinders and with an open, borderline slutty profile, the 2000 Chateau...