Medoc crus classes 2009

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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 Calon Ségur, St-Estèphe 3CC
Decanter average score: 17.25pts/20 (90+/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: SB 16 AG 18 SS 17.5
Powerful nose – hugely impressive with bags of perfectly ripe black and red fruit. Good purity of fruit shows class and depth. Despite the superb concentration, the wine retains elegance and freshness; a lovely, multi-layered wine.
Price £61–£90 Widely available at leading Bordeaux merchants
Drink 2015–2050
Alc 13%
Judges: Steven Brook, Alun Griffiths MW and Steven Spurrier

Château Calon Ségur, St-Estèphe 3CC
Decanter average score: 17.25pts/20 (90+/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: SB 16 AG 18 SS 17.5
Powerful nose – hugely impressive with bags of perfectly ripe black and red fruit. Good purity of fruit shows class and depth. Despite the superb concentration, the wine retains elegance and freshness; a lovely, multi-layered wine.
Price £61–£90 Widely available at leading Bordeaux merchants
Drink 2015–2050
Alc 13%
Judges: Steven Brook, Alun Griffiths MW and Steven Spurrier