Best-value Bordeaux of 2012

Chateau Taillefer
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Château Taillefer, 2009

Intense and enticing bouquet of wood smoke, cassis, sous-bois, cherry and mocha. Silky and fresh palate with excellent ripeness of tannins and no hint of heaviness. Chewy, spicy and complex with enough freshness to give it drive and finesse. 17.75pts/20
Price: £14–£23 Fine & Rare, Millesima
Drink: 2013–2020
Alc: 14%