Bordeaux (Non-Futures)

Bordeaux (Non-Futures)
Chateauu Cap Saint George, St. Emilion, FR, 2014
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 89-91
“From the stable of Jean-Philippe Janoueix, has a clean and precise nose, almost understated at first, but gaining fruit intensity with aeration: cranberry and wild strawberry, just a touch of vanilla. The palate is medium-bodied with
$24.95 $22.95
Blason d’Issan, Margaux, FR, 2012
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 90
“A gorgeous second wine, is beautifully sexy, soft, and creamy textured, with a dense purple color and attractive blueberry and blackberry fruit intermixed with some licorice and camphor. It is stunning, lush, sexy and very, very forward
$36.95 $28.95
Chateau Clos Lunelles, Cotes de Castillon, FR, 2012
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 90
80% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Franc and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon. Rich, concentrated, full-bodied, inky ruby/purple and crushed rock minerality, blackcurrants and blackberry fruit.
$29.95
Chateau Haut Bages Liberal, Pauillac, FR, 2014
Not rated
Wine Spectator: 90
“A hint of bay streaks through quickly before the core of red and black currant preserves takes over. Hefty in feel, with extra anise, spice, pepper and singed apple wood notes filling in on the finish.”
$39.95 $34.95
Chateau La Confession, St. Emilion, FR, 2012
Not rated
Wine Adcovate: 91
“The 2012 has an inky purple color followed by sweet cassis and licorice notes interwoven with black cherry, earth, vanilla and spice. Opulent, medium to full-bodied, and impressively endowed (14.5% alcohol).”
$42.95 $36.95
Chateau La Fleur de Bouard, Lalande de Pomerol, FR, 2012
Not rated
Wine Advocate : 91
“The 2012 Fleur de Boüard (in bottle) offers up copious quantities of dark raspberry, blueberries and spring flowers. It has soft velvety tannins, medium to full body, and a very sexy, lush mouthfeel. This is a gorgeous opaque, ruby/pu
$36.95
Chateaux Pedesclaux, Pauillac, FR, 2012
Not rated
Wine Spectator: 90
“This has a brambly feel, with a cassis bush note running throughout. The core of succulent plum, blackberry and raspberry fruit is bright and defined. Shows lots of racy grip through the finish, complemented by buried minerality. An ex
$48.95 $42.95
Chateau Lagrange, FR, 2012
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 86
“Soft berry and blackcurrant fruit with background earth and subtle oak is present in this medium-bodied, slightly austere and angular style of wine. It will benefit from another 2-3 years of cellaring and should keep well for 12-15 year
$49.95 $42.95
Chateau Ferriere, Margaux, FR, 2014
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 90-92
“a lovely nose that is punchy and bright: violet-tinged black fruit that are vivacious and precise. The palate is medium-bodied with a citrus fresh entry, a keen thread of acidity, good weight in the mouth with a surprisingly (for Fer
$44.95
Chateau Durfort Vivens, Margaux, FR, 2012
Not rated
Wine Spectator: 88-91
“Features a sleek core of red currant and blackberry fruit lined with a sanguine note and backed by floral and iron hints on the finish. Flexes some muscle, but remains on the elegant side overall.”
$54.95 $46.95
Chateau Guiraud, Sauternes, FR, 1996
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 88
“A composed bouquet with marmalade, Clementine and touches of brown sugar and chlorine emerging from the almost Barsac-like aromatic profile. The palate has a waxy texture, touches of spice and marmalade that segue into a tense, bitter l
$56.95 $46.95
Chateau Fleur Cardinale "Grand Cru Classe", St. Emilion, FR, 2012
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 93
“Aromatics of blueberry, black raspberry, minerals and flowers. Medium to full-bodied, ripe and multi-dimensional, with a beautiful texture.”
$48.95
Chateau La Fleur de Bouard, Lalande de Pomerol, FR, 2009
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 93
Notes of blueberry, plum, licorice, white flowers and camphor followed by a full-bodied, well-endowed, textured, supple wine.
$59.95
Domaine de Chevalier, Pessac-Leognan, FR, 2011
Not rated
Wine Spectator: 92
“This is solidly built, featuring a full-bodied feel from the loam and tar frame, balanced by the depth of the plum, blackberry and fig core. Reveals a smoldering edge through the finish, with an echo of cocoa.”
$72.95 $64.95
Chateau La Fleur de Bouard, Lalande de Pomerol, FR, 2005
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 93
“A gorgeously dense ruby/purple-colored wine, the 2005 La Fleur de Boüard is a blend of 85% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Franc and 5% Cabernet Sauvignon, aged nearly 20 months in new oak. A big wine, it is rich, concentrated, full-bodied and pe
$69.95
Chateau d'Armailhac, Pauillac, FR, 2009
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
Cabernet Sauvignon (60%) blended with a big wallop of Merlot (25%) and the rest Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. Asphalt, black currants, mocha, barbecue smoke, cedar and spice.
$69.95
Chateau La Fleur de Bouard, Lalande de Pomerol, FR, 2012 (Magnum)
Not rated
Wine Advocate : 91
“The 2012 Fleur de Boüard (in bottle) offers up copious quantities of dark raspberry, blueberries and spring flowers. It has soft velvety tannins, medium to full body, and a very sexy, lush mouthfeel. This is a gorgeous opaque, ruby/pu
$72.95
Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte Rouge, Pessac-Leognan, FR, 2012
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 95
Château Smith Haut Lafitte Red 2012 offers a beautiful dark bright red color with fresh notes of red fruits (strawberry, cherry) with a hint of smoke. Once aerated, the nose complexity appears with delicate notes of spices (star anise,
$79.95
Chateau Pape Clement, Pessac-Leognan, FR, 2012
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 97
Blend of 51% Cabernet Sauvignon, 46% Merlot, 2% Petit Verdot and 1% Cabernet Franc. Full-bodied, with rich cassis, subtle burning embers and spice followed by velvety, well-integrated tannins, the wine is lush, expansive, savory and pr
$96.95
Chateau La Fleur de Bouard "Le Plus", Lalande de Pommerol, FR, 2012
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 92-94
“The 2012 La Plus hides it incredibly well. Blackberry and blueberry liqueur notes intermixed with acacia flowers, chocolate and vanillin jump from the glass of this full-bodied, opulent, pedal-to-the-metal style of Lalande de Pomerol
$98.95
Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte Blanc, Pessac-Leognan, FR, 2012
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 95
Château Smith Haut Lafitte white 2012 offers a bright, vibrant pale yellow colour with green hue. The first nose offers delicate notes of white fruits and flowers, rich with an explosion of yellow fruits, peach, apricot, mango, citrus
$109.95
Chateau La Fleur de Bouard "Le Plus", Lalande de Pomerol, FR, 2010
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 94+
Le Plus de La Fleur de Boüard expresses the full character of the property’s old Merlot grapes which are the only variety to be used. This wine ratchets up the level of extract, power, density and richness as well as tannin.
$164.95