St Chinian and Faugeres: panel tasting results

St Chinian and Faugeres, Domaine La Madura Grand Vin Saint Chinian 2009
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Domaine La Madura, Grand Vin, St-Chinian 2009
Decanter average score: 17pts/20 (90/100pts)
Individual judges’ scores: Rosemary George MW 16 Andrew Jefford 17.5 Simon Taylor 18
Subtle, finely composed fruit scents, with plenty of lush ripeness. Black plum and cinnamon scents coming through as well. Vivid, deep and mouthfilling wine, with a fine core of flavour to it. Amply satisfying as a drink, too: balanced, harmonious and nourishing.
Price £21 Flint Wines
Drink 2013–2018
Alc 14.5%