Saint-Julien


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La Petite Marquise  2015

A new, second label from the young vines of Clos de Marquis. Good clear flavours; fresh and elegant. Wine-Searcher stockist search

Points 88

Lifted, well-expressed fruit with ripeness and balance. Wine-Searcher stockist search

Points 87

Classic, robust and meaty Talbot fruit with slightly gamey spice, but more polish and lift in 2015. Always open in style but will last well. Wine-Searcher stockist search

Points 91

Big, crunchy cassis fruit from 75% Cabernet Sauvignon with a lift from 6% Cabernet Franc. Very good depth and tannins with complexity to come. New cellars have continued the progress…

Points 92

Lovely concentration of fruit already showing excellent florality, purity and density. Robustly elegant in the Poyferré style – ‘juicy and silky’, according to owner Didier Cuvelier. This is one for…

Points 95

At 94% (85% Cabernet Sauvignon and 9% Cabernet Franc) this is the highest-ever Cab content in this grand vin. Very dense at first but full of power and elegance, with…

Points 96

Fine concentration of fruit and lovely fragrance; quite discreet for this château. The controlled vigour of better vintages has been replaced by classic ripeness, integrated tannins and fine balance. Wine-Searcher…

Points 93

Fine fragrance and fruit: shows the purity and depth of a classic vineyard with nothing exaggerated. Discreet but full of character; in perfect balance. Wine-Searcher stockist search

Points 92

Fine perfume and fruit purity. Lots of polish and no heavy tannins to get in the way. Wine-Searcher stockist search

Points 90

Good fragrant fruit with a fine middle palate and an elegant finish. Wine-Searcher stockist search

Points 87

Fleshy, spicy red and black fruits of good florality and grip, with balanced acidity and tannins. Shows the continued progress of this highly regarded estate. Wine-Searcher stockist search

Points 92