'These are wines that you are going to love drinking,' says Jane Anson in her in-bottle report. See the updated ratings below.
Introduction by Chris Mercer.
A big success in 2016, because the higher levels of limestone and clay in the soils withstood the drought better than some gravels,’ wrote Jane Anson after tasting St-Estèphe wines en primeur.
This northernmost appellation of the Médoc’s ‘big four’ has increasingly won admirers in recent years, and Anson re-confirmed in her in-bottle report for Bordeaux 2016 wines that it has been a great year for many producers in St-Estèphe.
Here are some of her highlights.
St-Estèphe 2016 wines