Cherry red in colour. Intense and complex aroma rich in red fruits with a liquorice background. In the mouth, it is dense but gentle, once again with fruity and floral notes against a background of sweet spice. It is laid down in French and American oak barrels for 1 month.
Dominated by ripe Merlot, this is a forward, blackcurrant-flavoured wine. It combines freshness with super-rich fruitiness, giving a wine that only hints at darker, smoky tannins. The dense texture plays on the ripe fruit and suggests wine for the medium-term.
The nose is incredibly fruity, with lovely notes of blackcurrant and blackberry topped off by fine aromas of pepper. This wine’s freshness is highlighted by a pleasant acidity that offers a perfect balance to the impression of roundness in the mouth, complemented by a delicate and barely perceptible woodiness.
The nose is expressive with powerful cassis, plum, exotic spice and hints of floral aromas. On the palate, the wine is medium-bodied with intense flavours of crushed black fruit, cassis, vanilla and dark chocolate. The tannins are soft and silky, the acidity fresh, with a persistent and long-lasting finish.
Maximum expression of this variety and its terroir. This variety is perfectly adapted to the climate and soil in the vineyard, displaying its typical aromas of mature fruit, plums, raisins and violets, with full-bodied, meaty flavours.
Bright cherry red with ruby highlights. Numanthia is a powerful, intense wine, fresh yet silky, offering an explosion of fruity flavours such as ripe raspberry, blackberry and cherry. It boasts a complex nose, with spicy notes, among them mint, cloves and tobacco. Firm on the palate, with a harmonious, balanced, fleshy development. On balance, what is most noticeable in this wine is its structure, its body and depth. Its finish is firm and persistent, with refreshing acidity and touches of mocha, shiitake mushrooms and spice.
On the nose, it shows fruits characters of mulberry, cherry and red plums with savoury spices, cocoa powder and a hint of toasty oak. Elegant and juicy on the palate, it displays multi-layered fruit flavours accompanied by soft, fine tannins. This wine has an elegant structure, silky texture and juicy acidity to give freshness, and it culminates in a lingering finish.
Brilliant colour, intense, lovely red fruits, silky and rich attack. Deeply coloured with purple reflection. Fruity on the nose, dominated by morello cherry and almond paste. Medium-bodied on the palate, priority is given to the fruit. Turning more intense on the finish with good tannins.
Ruby colour. Clean aspect. Charming nose dominated by violets, round and velvety on the palate with black fruit aromas. Silky and delightful. Delicate on the finish, tannins are soft and ripe. Medium-long finish this wine comes from an exceptional soil located in the Pauillac appellation.
The Domaine de Valmoissine is ruby coloured with garnet tints. It has an intense aroma of Morello cherries and delicate wild herbs. The palate is harmonious with ripe tannins and balanced acidity. It is medium-bodied with rich summer pudding fruit flavours and a long silky finish.
Bright, intense violet red colour. On the nose, elegant and complex. Notes of blackberry and plum jam. Subtle wood mixed with fruit flavours. Fresh on the palate due to its natural acidity. Fruity with sweet and rounded tannins. Balanced and intense with a clear varietal character.
Very impressive, quite bright fruit with lovely concentration. Lots of lifted red plum and a creamy spicy weight. Oak presence does build towards the finish, but everything is in place for a longish future.
Deep spicy and smoky notes combined with aromas of cassis, blueberries and pepper integrated which is complex yet balanced. Round, expansive, highly-concentrated and unctuous on the palate. Pleasant tannins emerge from layers of fruit to form a persistent finish.
Tignanello is a very intense ruby red in colour. On the nose, the notes of ripe red fruit, together with cassis and blackberries, are in perfect balance with the hints of chocolate and liquorice. The palate is rich, ample, and vibrant and is endowed with lively and silky tannins which give a great complexity and an important length to the finish and aftertaste.