Medoc crus classes 2009

1 4.6 5
Expectations were high for this vintage, and with few exceptions, they were met for our tasters, who said consumers can buy these consistent, opulent and robust wines with confidence. See the top 34 Outstanding and Highly Recommended wines here...
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Medoc 2009, Bordeaux 2009,
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Château Clerc Milon, Pauillac 5CC
Decanter average score: 17.75pts/20 (92/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: SB 18 AG 17 SS 18.5
Chocolatey, dense and full on the palate, lots of rich, ripe and supple fruit with the firmness of Pauillac tannins. May lack some subtlety but has drive and punch, with great purity and depth for the future.
Price £43–£66 Widely available at leading Bordeaux merchants
Drink 2016-2038
Alc 13.5%
Judges: Steven Brook, Alun Griffiths MW and Steven Spurrier

Château Clerc Milon, Pauillac 5CC
Decanter average score: 17.75pts/20 (92/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: SB 18 AG 17 SS 18.5
Chocolatey, dense and full on the palate, lots of rich, ripe and supple fruit with the firmness of Pauillac tannins. May lack some subtlety but has drive and punch, with great purity and depth for the future.
Price £43–£66 Widely available at leading Bordeaux merchants
Drink 2016-2038
Alc 13.5%
Judges: Steven Brook, Alun Griffiths MW and Steven Spurrier