2006 Clos de l'Oratoire - 91pts

2006 Clos de l'Oratoire (St. Emilion) Bordeaux - France

Decanted: 2hrs

Cost: $59.00-$74.90

Date Tasted: September 13th, 2009

Blend: 90% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Franc

Tasting Notes: This wine had a concetrated core with a garnet rim. The complex nose had hints of vanilla, plum and blackberries. Beautiful impressions on the palate with high tannins. The finish was spicey was nice but seemed to cut short. This was a complex and well balanced with with great aging potential. One worth trying especially at this price.

Scores: 91 WA, 91 ST, 91 WS, 91 IW, Average: 91

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