Clos De Sarpe Merlot Cabernet Franc 2005 Wine Review

Clos De Sarpe Merlot Cabernet Franc 2005
A.C., St-Émilion, Bordeaux, France
Community Score: 4.8/5
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Product #: 501866
Wine Type: Red Wine


 
Price: $155.00
Alcohol: 14%
Drink: 2015-2025
Sweetness: Extra Dry
Bottle size: 750 ml

Winery: Clos De Sarpe
Agent: Vintages
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Natalie's Score: 97/100

A wine of great distinction, good bones and great breeding. This estate keeps yields at harvest under 25 hectoliters per hectare. As a result production is small: for this wine, only a 1,000 cases were produced. It’s a blend of 85% Merlot and 15% old vine Cabernet Franc. The 2005 was a spectacular one for Bordeaux and it shows in this wine. Aromas of black cherries, plums, anise, bacon fat, dried herbs and cigar box.

This Clos De Sarpe Merlot Cabernet Franc 2005 was reviewed September 12, 2009 by

 
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