Decanter's top-scoring Bordeaux of 2012

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Highly Recommended

Château Paloumey, Haut-Médoc
2009
Strawberry, spice, cinnamon and cedar nose. Ample, positive damson and plum fruit with a neat oak overlay. Structured, ripe tannins and soft, balanced acidity on a fine dry finish. Well judged. 16.5 (88)
Price £13.40–£19.95 Fine & Rare, Jeroboams, Laytons, Lea & Sandeman, Milroy’s of Soho, Slurp
Drink 2014
Alc 14%