Medoc CC and St Emilion 1GCC 2003
Château Gruaud-Larose, St-Julien 2CC
Decanter average score: 16pts/20 (86/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: Stephen Brook 16.5 Ronan Sayburn MS 16.5 Steven Spurrier 15
Rich if baked nose with leathery tones, red fruits, liquorice and spices. Solid, with firm juicy cherry fruit, robust tannins, spice, vigour and good length.
Price £41–£50 Widely available at leading Bordeaux merchants