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Chateau Brane Cantenac Meritage 2001 Wine Review

Chateau Brane Cantenac Meritage 2001

Chateau Brane Cantenac Meritage 2001

Medoc, Bordeaux, France

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $88.00

Drink: 2010-2020

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Chateau Brane Cantenac

Agent: Noble Estates Wines & Spirits Inc.

Natalie's Score: 93/100

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This Chateau Brane Cantenac Meritage 2001 was reviewed on September 29, 2012 by Natalie MacLean

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Darlene Myers - CAPS Student rated this wine as 94/100 with the following review:

I know heaven in a glass is over-used, but this was close. A gorgeous deep red color with purple highlights and very aromatic with flavors of coffee, spice and a light floral note. Soft tannins greet the palate with flavors of the cocoa and the juicy fruits of the Merlot shining through. This was a treat.
Gabriel Israel rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

91-92 Another example of how 2001 Bordeaux wines are shadowed by the overhyped 2000 vintage.This wine is full body. Silky-smooth. Hints of bell pepper (Cab Franc?). Sophisticated. Meaty. Cassis. Blackberries. What a wonderful Bordeaux. Ready to drink.

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