Chateau Cantenac Brown
Chateau Cantenac-Brown, Margaux, Bordeaux, France, 2006 "Now this smells rather Italian and savoury to me! Firm and not that dense but it has not totally lost connection with Margaux style." 16.5/20 Jancis Robinson jancisrobinson.com
Chateau Clerc Milon
Château Clerc Milon, 5ème Cru Classé Pauillac, Bordeaux, France, 2006 From the same stable as Mouton Rothschild and d’Armailhac, the 2006 vintage was a brilliant success for Clerc-Milon, with a deep ruby/purple-hued...
Château D'Armailhac 5eme Grand Cru Classe, Pauillac, Bordeaux, 2006 "Tasted at Bordeaux Index's annual 10-Year On tasting in London.The 2006 Château d'Armailhac has a feisty bouquet with tobacco and sage-infused red berry fruit...
Chateau Haut Brion
Château Haut-Brion, 1er Grand Cru Classé, Pessac-Léognan, Bordeaux, France, 2006 Grapes: 57% Merlot, 41% Cabernet Sauvignon, 2% Cabernet Franc grown on 53ha of gravel and quartz, pebbly soils (48ha are red, the rest...
Château Lagrange, 3eme Grand Cru Classe, Saint Julien, Bordeaux, 2006 Grapes: 59% Cabernet Sauvignon and 41% Merlot from 40 year old vines. Hand picked fruit. Typical Médoc soils of pebbles/gravel over a subsoil of clay/limestone...
Chateau Mouton Rothschild
Château Mouton Rothschild 1'eme Cru Classe Pauillac 2006 "Tasted at the Mouton-Rothschild vertical in London, the 2006 Mouton-Rothschild was really the wine that put winemaker Philippe Dhalluin on the map, in the sense that unlike the...
Château Palmer 3eme Cru Classe, Margaux, 2006 Merlot 44% and Cabernet Sauvignon 56% "One of the wines of the vintage. Gorgeous nose, with violet, currant and berry, with a vanilla undertone. Full-bodied with a solid core of ripe fruit...
Chateau Rauzan Segla
Chateau Rauzan Segla, Margaux, Bordeaux, 2006 "Very fresh nose underpinned by lovely evolution and complexity. Very pretty and very Margaux. Delicate." Jancis Robinson 17/20 jancisrobinson.com Feb 2017 "Deep garnet in color with a...