Chateau La Conseillante 2016 - Case of 6 Bottles (75cl)
The 2016 La Conseillante is aged in 70% new and 30% one-year-old French oak for 17 months. Deep garnet-purple colored, it slips provocatively out of the glass with a lifted perfume of roses, candied violets and lavender over a core of warm red and black plums, chocolate box, unsmoked cigars and baked cherries with wafts of wild thyme and tilled soil. Medium-bodied, the palate exudes polish and sophistication with bags of fragrance, freshness and energy, sporting exquisitely fine-grained tannins and finishing very long and minerally. Around 3,808 cases produced.
Country/Region: France, Pomerol
Grape Variety: Merlot 80%, Cabernet Franc 20%
Packaging: OWC - 6x750ml
Robert Parker: 98+ /100