Medoc CC and St Emilion 1GCC 2003

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The pasting that this heatwave received, 10 years on, from our panel was not wholly unexpected. 'Okay', 'sound' and 'drinkable' were descriptors reserved for only the best wines. See the top rated Medoc crus classes and St Emilion premiers grands crus classes 2003s here...
Clos Fourtet
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Clos Fourtet
Decanter average score
: 17.75pts/20 (92/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: Stephen Brook SB 17 Ronan Sayburn MS 18.5 Steven Spurrier 17
Beautiful classic cedarwood and graphite nose. Fairly rich on the attack, with decent acidity to bolster the fruit. The tannins are quite chewy but not too tough, and there’s reasonable persistence and better balance than most.
Drink 2013–2018
Alc 13.5%
Price £68–£77 Beaconsfield Wine Cellars, Fine & Rare

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