Red Bordeaux is generally made from a blend of grapes. Permitted grapes are Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Petit Verdot, Malbec and Carménère. Today Malbec and Carmenere are rarely used, with Château Clerc Milon, a fifth growth Bordeaux, being one of the few to still retain Carménère vines. ~wikipedia
Chateau La Diligente Puisseguin Saint-Emillion 2015
Wine Enthusiast 92 "This 30-acre estate offers an excellent wine that demonstrates the balance between the ripeness of Merlot and the more restrained nature of the Cabernets. Add in the barrel aging, and the wine has both structure and elegance." James Suckling 91 "A silky red with plum and
Item Number: 28654
Chateau Greysac Medoc 2012
Wine Advocate 87 "Now owned by proprietor Jean Guyon, this blend of 65% Merlot, 29% Cabernet Sauvignon and the rest Petit Verdot and Cabernet Franc comes from the treasure trove of cru bourgeois wines, the northern Medoc village of Begadan. Complex notes of lead pencil shavings, earth, black and
Item Number: 25077
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Chateau La Croix Lartigue Cotes du Castillon 2011
Wine Spectator 90 "This is rock-solid, with smoldering charcoal notes lending a pleasant framework to the core of crushed plum, blackberry and anise flavors. Dark humus accents line the finish. This has the grip for mid-term cellaring. Drink now through 2020. 2,000 cases made." James Suckling
Item Number: 25791
Chateau Simard St Emilion 2006
Wine Spectator 89"Surprisingly good for the vintage. Fresh mushroom, tobacco and berry aromas follow through to a full body, with an aftertaste of stone and berry. Silky, chewy, rich and long. Best after 2014."
Item Number: 23559
Rollan de By Medoc 2011
Decanter 90#1 Cru Bourgeois of 2011"Dark and red berry aromas with a hint of vanilla oak. Fleshy with a good depth of fruit. Fresh and satisfying on the finish. More ripeness here. Has to be good value."
Item Number: 23599
Chateau de Laussac Cotes de Castillon 2015
James Suckling 91-92 A tangy and minerally young red with dark berry character. Full and chewy. Yet polished and focused. Wine Advocate 91-93 The 2015 Laussac has a detailed, quite complex bouquet with lifted blackberry and cedar aromas, very expressive and welcoming. The palate is clean and
Item Number: 27586
Pentimento Montagne-St.Emilion 2014
REGION GRAPES Montagne St Emilion AOC 75% Merlot, 25% Cabernet Franc VITICULTURE Organic farming. VINICULTURE SOIL ALCOHOL Manual harvest followed by total de-stemming of grapes. Fermentation via natural yeast in concrete vats. Extraction via daily remontage. Maceration: 30 days. Basket
Item Number: 31236
Chateau Greysac Medoc 2014
Wine Enthusiast 91 The high percentage of Merlot in the blend gives this rich wine its ripe blackberry smoky fruits. It is juicy and really fruity with just enough tannin to give the wine shape. Drink this wine from 2020. – R.V. James Suckling 90 Maybe this isn’t the most powerful of the
Item Number: 30520
Chateau Senejac Haut Medoc 2015
James Suckling 92-93 This shows density and structure for a 2015 with ripe tannins and bright fruit character. Full body. Chewy texture. Extremely well done for Médoc. Wine Advocate 89-91 The 2015 Senejac is a blend of 51% Cabernet Sauvignon, 37% Merlot, 8% Cabernet Franc and 4% Petit Verdot.
Item Number: 30660
Chateau Haut Vigneau Pessac Leognan 2016
60% Merlot, 40% Cabernet Sauvignon The color is a garnet, intense and shiny. The first nose opens with notes of black cherry, black fruit, ripe, then leaves appear at the bustle of the slightly spicy and roasted aromas. All is warm and good intensity. On the palate, the attack is round and
Item Number: 31667
Chateau Lalande Borie Saint Julien 2015
Wine Enthusiast 92“A dense wine with great fruit, this has a velvet texture and great elegance. There is structure of course from the firm tannins that stay in the background, while the main thrust of this wine is its great blackberry fruit. It will age and should be drunk from 2025.” ~R.V.
Item Number: 28207
Chateau La Lagune Haut-Medoc 2010
Wine Advocate 94 Another great success from proprietress Caroline Frey, the 2010 La Lagune provides an essential drinking experience, with notes of Asian plum sauce, mulberries, kirsch liqueur and black currants. The wine also exhibits a savory, rich smokiness and subtle lead pencil shaving notes.
Item Number: 30241
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Chateau Leconte Marquey Saint Emilion 2015
Elegant and fruity wines from an amazing vintage, 2015. Leconte Marquey is very smooth and soft with a nice integration on the tannins, this wine could be paired with some red meat, duck or pork courses. The oak structured the mouth, powerfull but still very delicate.
Item Number: 30666
Chateau Tauzinat l'Hermitage St. Emilion Grand Cru 2015
Wine Advocate 90-92 The 2015 Chateau Tauzinat l'Hermitage has a refined, quite understated, but poised bouquet that blossoms in the glass, scents of briary and woodland coming through with aeration. The palate is precise on the entry, structured with good backbone, counterbalanced by exuberant
Item Number: 26700
Chateau Blouin Bordeaux Rouge 2015
"Here is a great find and tremendous value in Bordeaux. It is a small chateau located on the right bank of the Gironde River in Arveyres. This wine is made from 80%Merlot and 20% Cabernet Franc. It is ripe and rich with soft tannins and exuberant fruit. This chateau makes about 4,000 cases of wine
Item Number: 12943
Chateau La Croix St-Pierre Grande Reserve 2015
Wine Enthusiast 91 “This bold, ripe wine is full of tannins as well as great fruit. Juicy with black currant flavors, smoky from wood aging and rich with tannins, it's finely structured and ready to mature gently.”~RV On the nose, fruit jam aromas enhanced by vanilla and roasted hints on the
Item Number: 31143
Chateau Bois Pertuis Bordeaux 2016
James Suckling 92A rich and juicy red with plum and dark-berry character. Lots of hazelnuts and spices, too. Full to medium body, round and velvety tannins and a flavorful finish. A delicious 2016 now but it will be even better in 2020.
Item Number: 31888
Chateau Mongravey Margaux 2015
Wine Enthusiast 92Initially, Mongravey often seems to use too much wood. With this 2015, although there are big wood tannins, the fruit is up to the challenge. The result is a rich wine that has weight, black berry fruits and a dark core. It needs to age; wait until 2018.
Item Number: 28385
Chateau L'Evangile Pomerol 2010
Robert Parker 98+ "Another spectacular effort from L’Evangile, the 2010 is a close rival to the 2009 and should be fascinating to compare with that vintage over the next 30 or so years. Stunningly rich and black/purple in color, the 2010 L’Evangile offers up the tell-tale floral note as well as
Item Number: 13109
Chateau Nenin Pomerol 2010
James Suckling 96 "Amazing complexity and beauty with plums, tangerines and walnuts. Full body and extremely silky textured tannins with gorgeous balanced and beauty. Goes on for minutes. Superb wine. Best Nenin since the 1950s." Wine Spectator 92 "This is deliciously plump, with blackberry and
Item Number: 14115
Chateau Vivens Margaux 2014
Wine Enthusiast 93 “The second wine from the biodynamic estate of Durfort-Vivens, this is a deliciously ripe fruity wine, dominated by 82% Cabernet Sauvignon. It has a crisp accessible character that will allow it to age relatively quickly. The wine has juicy acidity, red-berry fruits and final
Item Number: 31852
Chateau Paloumey Haut Medoc 2014
Wine Enthusiast 90This blend of 55% Cabernet Sauvignon and 45% Merlot is initially firm with dry tannins and a powerful structure. This will soften as the bright black-currant flavor from the Cabernet begins to shine. The wine, produced in the southern part of Haut-Medoc, will develop well.
Item Number: 27920
Chateau Maine d'Arman Cotes de Bourg 2015
James Suckling 90"Aromas of Plums, dried strawberries and spices. Some incense. Medium body, firm and silky tannins and a flavorful finish. Tight and linear yet the texture is very silky. Drink now."Practicing Sustainable Agriculture
Item Number: 29162
Chateau de Landiras Graves Merlot/Cabernet 2015
The Wine Located in the heart of Graves and built on the site of a 12th century fortress, Château de Landiras produces classic red Bordeaux of aromatic concentration and elegant structure. Owner Michel Pélissié has a keen sense of good food and good wine given his Périgord roots. Now retired
Item Number: 28770
Ronan by Clinet Bordeaux Rouge 2015
Wine Enthusiast 88"The wine is ripe, rounded and with fine rich fruit. Its structure is balanced with the blackberry fruits, giving density as well as fine acidity. Drink this well-made wine from 2018."
Item Number: 29664