The 2016 Cantemerle has a tightly wound bouquet and it never quite delivers the detail and mineralité that some of its peers have produced in this vintage. There are attractive undergrowth scents and a touch of tobacco, but it does not leap from the glass with joy. The palate is medium-bodied with supple tannin, good depth of fruit, blackberry laced with cedar and graphite. One sample was missed a little precision, however, a second and third demonstrated much more precision and tension. My score reflects this. Tasted: Apr 2017; Drink: 2020-2030; Rating: 90-92 Points; Neal Martin; Robert Parker The Wine Advocate

Dense and chewy already with plenty of ripe tannins and bright fruit. Vivid acidity. Full body, a firm and silky texture and a flavorful finish. Lots going on. Excellent follow-up to the great 2015! Tasted: Mar 17; Rating: 94-95 Points; James Suckling

 

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SKU 10236
Brand Cantemerle
Shipping Weight 1.3333kg
Unit Of Measure ea

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