Medoc CC and St Emilion 1GCC 2003
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.
Price £40–£54 Christopher Keiller, Fine & Rare, Frazier’s, Goedhuis, Lay & Wheeler, Richard Kihl, WoodWinters