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Château Sociando-Mallet 2012 Wine Review

Château Sociando-Mallet 2012

Château Sociando-Mallet 2012

Haut-Médoc, Bordeaux A.C., France

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $67.95

Drink: 2019-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Château Sociando-Mallet

Agent: Dionysus Wines & Spirits Ltd.

More Vintages: 2011 

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Daniel O'Keefe rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Ripe fruit notes are settling down to allow graphite, pencil shavings, and dried rose petals to share the sensory spotlight. Deceiving tannins, gentle as they grasp the palate, strong and firm while they refuse to relinquish grip for a moment. Classic left bank recipe, 55/40/5 Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot/Cabernet Franc. Aged beautifully to this point, built to last. Enjoy now through 2027+ with grilled, roasted, or braised red meat dishes.
Produced by Jean Gautreau, proprietor, Château Sociando-Mallet 2012 is a rich and medium-plus-bodied 55% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Merlot and 5% Cabernet Franc red wine blend sourced from wine grapes north of St.-Estèphe's Château Montrose in the Haut-Médoc Wine Region. Lush with ripe blackberry, dark plum and crushed black raspberry, savoury herb and ripe tannins on the palate. Enjoy now with a filet mignon, but could hold in cellar easily for another 10 years. - Community Wine Reviews

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