Crus bourgeois 2010: panel tasting results

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Our experts may not have found any 'superstars', but this classic Medoc vintage impressed with its wide range of value-for-money wines perfect for drinking within the next 10 years. See the top Crus bourgeois 2010 as rated by our experts here...
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Cru Bourgeois 2010, Chateau Caronne Ste Gemme 2010
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Château Caronne-Ste-Gemme, Haut-Médoc
Decanter average score:
17.25pts/20 (90+/100pts)
Individual judge's scores: Steven Brook 17.5 Ronan Sayburn MS 16.5 Steven Spurrier 17.5
Lush but lifted blackberry nose, with a hint of menthol, Cabernet black fruits and earth. Medium-bodied, silky, fine acidity, an elegant rather than massive style, with a clean, almost tangy finish.
Price £12.67–£18 Cambridge Wine Merchants, Ellie’s Cellar, From Vineyards Direct, Nickolls & Perks, The Sampler, Slurp
Drink 2013–2024
Alc 13.5%