Bordeaux 2012 En Primeur coverage from Decanter.com

Bordeaux 2012 results: St Emilion Premier Grands Crus Classes

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Chateau Valandraud 2012
St-Emilion, 1GCCB
100% Merlot from the classified parcels in St-Etienne-de-Lisse. Dense, rich and ripe. A powerful wine with fresh acidity and tight, firm tannins. Slightly drying finish but has all the components and is balanced. 17.5/20pts ( 91/100pts)
Drink: 2019 - 2030
Taster: James Lawther MW