St-Emilion 1GCC & GCC 2010: panel tasting results

St Emilion 2010, Château Canon
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Château Canon, 1GCC
Decanter average score:
17.25pts/20 (90+/100pts)
Individual judges’ scores: Stephen Brook 18 James Lawther MW 17.5 Steven Spurrier 16.5
Leathery nose, savoury and smoky. Plump, broad and bold, with considerable power and high ripeness, and a minty hint behind. Richly textured on the palate. On the sweet side, but the tannins and acidity are there, as is a firm terroir presence.
Price £97–£117 Berry Bros & Rudd, Bon Coeur, Christopher Keiller, Corkr, En Primeur, Farr Vintners, Fine & Rare, Millesima
Drink 2016–2030
Alc 15%