St-Emilion 2009 panel tasting results
Château Clos Fourtet, 1er GCC
Solid bouquet of ripe, dark-skinned fruit and
spice. Has zest and precision with a fine texture.
Fleshy, voluptuous, brash and persuasive with
grainy tannins. The class is there. It will always
be on the rich side. 16.88pts/20
Price: £93–£95 Christopher Keiller, Fine & Rare, Haynes Hanson & Clark, Justerini & Brooks, Millesima, Nebuchadnezzar, Nickolls & Perks, Occidental Oriental, Richard Kihl, Stevens Garnier, Wines & Co