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Château Bouscassé 2006 Wine Review

Château Bouscassé 2006

Château Bouscassé 2006

Madiran, Southwest A.C., France

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $38.95

Drink: 2017-2019

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.8%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Château Bouscassé

Agent: Mark Anthony Wine and Spirits

More Vintages: 2002 

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Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Well balanced, perfumed violet petals, deeply concentrated plum and blackberry fruit, medium plus tannins, integrating nicely. Pairs well with roasted pork chops topped in creamed mushroom stuffing. A Madiran old vines tannat, 2006 vintage, decanted 2h. Tasted Nov 2017. 91 points. This 2006 vintage could age well until 2026. #BespokeTastings
Craig Kuziemsky rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Black fruit, tobacco, chocolate and spice notes with long medium tannins. Pair with hanger steak. Tasted November 2017.
Château Bouscassé (2006) is a mature Tannat red made from some vines that are 150 years old from the Madiran area in Southwest France. This Tannat is so red it's almost black and has great structure with rich black plum and spice flavours. Tannins are grippy. Decant for two hours prior to serving with rich game stews. - Community Wine Reviews

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