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...
Château Saint Pierre Saint Julien 4CC
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Château St-Pierre, St-Julien 4CC
Decanter average score:
17pts/20 (90/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: Stephen Brook 17 Ronan Sayburn MS 18 Steven Spurrier 16
Bright, fresh nose of cedarwood, blackberry, graphite and gravel. Rich, suave, concentrated, textured, with firm but not tough tannins and enough acidity to give some lift. Finish is delicate and charming.
Drink 2013–2019
Alc 13%
Price £40–£54 Christopher Keiller, Fine & Rare, Frazier’s, Goedhuis, Lay & Wheeler, Richard Kihl, WoodWinters