Medoc crus classes 2009

Medoc 2009, Bordeaux 2009,
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Château Beychevelle, St-Julien 4CC
Decanter average score: 17.5pts/20 (91/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: SB 16.5 AG 18 SS 18
Opulent blackberry fruit on the nose – already showing complexity. Succulence and class on the palate, which is sleek and intense with a totally classic expression and depth for St-Julien.
Price £65–£86 Widely available at leading Bordeaux merchants
Drink 2015–2035
Alc 13.5%
Judges: Steven Brook, Alun Griffiths MW and Steven Spurrier