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2002 Chateau Leoville Barton, Grand Cru Classe, Saint-Julien

Producer: Chateau Leoville Barton
Vintage: 2002
Grape variety: Cabernet Sauvignon
Origin: France, Bordeaux, Médoc
Appellation: Saint-Julien
Date tasted: 7 October 2012
Price when tasted: £47-85

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Tasting notes

07/10/2012

Candied fruit, cherry/blueberry compote and Cabernet bouquet. Good purity of expression in a poor vintage. Confident, attractive tannins and appealing weight of fruit. Will reward keeping. A classic Claret. Drink 2012-2022. Alc: 12.5%. (16.5 points)

Candied fruit, cherry/blueberry compote and Cabernet bouquet. Good purity of expression in a poor vintage. Confident, attractive tannins and appealing weight of fruit. Will reward keeping. A classic Claret. Drink 2012-2022. Alc: 12.5%. (16.5 points)

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