Futures 2010

Futures 2010
Chateau Guiraud, Sauternes, FR, 2010 (375ml)
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 93
lanolin and dried honey aromas gently unfurling in the glass, before revealing its mineral core – as if this wine is teasing you. The palate is well-balanced with a fine line of acidity. There is abundant clean and pure botrytized fruit
$32.95 $29.95
Chateau Croix Mouton, Bordeaux Superieur, FR, 2011 (Magnum)
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 91
Notes of creosote, blackberries, licorice and background oak.
$39.95
Chateau Camensac, Haut-Medoc, FR, 2010
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 91
Black currants and blackberries intermixed with subtle notions of smoke, graphite and oak.
$42.95
Chateau La Tour Blanche, Sauternes, FR, 2010 (375ml)
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
Grapefruit, honey, apricot and white flowers. Well-balanced, with notes of citrus lemon, lime, dried honey and a touch of marmalade.
$42.95
Chateau Poujeaux, Moulis, FR, 2010
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
Abundant black currant, blackberry, incense and camphor notes.
$44.95
Chateau Le Conseillers, Bordeaux Superieur, FR, 2010, (Magnum)
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
An undeniable sleeper of the vintage, this dense ruby/purple-colored 2010 over-delivers in every wine tasting category. With plenty of fruit, body and purity as well as complex notes of charcoal, black currants and sweet, jammy cherries.
$46.95
Chateau La Confession, St. Emilion, FR, 2010
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 93
“Dense, full-bodied, wonderfully floral and blueberry/blackberry-scented wine shows some toasty vanillin, but then hits the palate with a full-bodied thunder and cascade of glycerin and fruit in its luscious personality. Captivating and
$59.95 $48.95
Chateau Cantemerle, Haut-Medoc, FR, 2010
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 91-93
Elegant floral notes intermixed with hints of blueberries, raspberries, sweet red cherries and currants. Medium-bodied with impressive purity, concentration and texture.
$49.95
Chateau Suduiraut, Sauternes, FR, 2010 (375ml)
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 95
Well-balanced, with a viscous texture and a good level of botrytis, demonstrating fine minerality and tautness. Dried mango, quince and spice all interlace the focused finish, which is long in the mouth.
$52.95
Chateau La Dame de Montrose, Saint Estephe, FR, 2010
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
Composed of two-thirds Cabernet Sauvignon and the rest Merlot, this wine has intense blueberry and cassis fruit intertwined with floral notes, a plump, unctuous texture and abundant fruit characterize this seductive, fleshy wine. Consume i
$69.95
Chateau Louis, St. Emilion, FR, 2010
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
80% Merlot and 20% Cabernet Sauvignon. Sweet mulberry, black cherry and cassis fruit intermixed with hints of incense, toast and white chocolate.
$69.95
Chateau Durfort Vivens, Margaux, FR, 2010
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
A blend of 72% Cabernet Sauvignon, 22% Merlot and the rest Cabernet Franc, the 2010 possesses a dark purple color as well as a sweet bouquet of spring flowers, black currants, blueberries and damp earth.
$69.95
Chateau Croix de Beaucaillou,,Saint Julien, FR, 2010
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
85% Cabernet Sauvignon and 15% Merlot. The wine is richly fruity, lush, fleshy, very flamboyant.
$74.95
Chateau Haut Bages Liberal, Pauillac, FR, 2010
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 92
Exhibits ripe blue and black fruits, a dense plum/purple color, good acidity buttressing a remarkably rich, fleshy, sumptuous texture, and oodles of smoky black currant and blueberry fruit. Ripe, heady and rich.”
$109.95 $89.95
Chateau Chambrun, Lalande-De-Pomerol, FR, 2010 (Magnum)
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
94% Merlot and 6% Cabernet Franc. Melted chocolate, espresso roast, blackberries and cassis.
$99.95
Chateau Branaire-Ducru, Saint Julien, FR, 2010
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
Raspberry jam, black currants, crushed rocks and spring flowers.
$109.95
Domaine de Chevalier Blanc, Pessac-Leognan, FR, 2010
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
Honeyed pears, subtle citrus, candle wax, orange zest and lemon butter.
$134.95
Chateau Durfort Vivens, Margaux, FR, 2010 (Magnum)
Not rated
Wine Advocate: 91
“The wine displays loads of roasted espresso bean with hints of white chocolate, rich cassis and cherry. With its opaque ruby/purple color, medium to full body, silky texture and very sweet tannins.
$139.95
Chateau Lascombes, Margaux, FR, 2010
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
Blueberry liqueur, black cherries, subtle smoke, crushed rocks and restrained oak.
$154.95
Chateau Leoville Poyferre, Saint Julien, FR, 2010
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
Full-bodied, dense purple in color, with floral notes intermixed with blackberries, cassis, graphite and spring flowers.
$199.95
Chateau Haut Bailly, Pessac-Leognan, FR, 2010
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
Graphite, charcoal, black cherries, black currants and compelling forest floor-like notes.
$199.95
Chateau Lynch Bages, Pauillac, FR, 2010
Not rated
This huge Pauillac boasts an inky/purple color as well as impressive notes of creme de cassis, smoke, graphite and spring flowers. This dense, seriously endowed, monstrous Lynch Bages is reminiscent of some of the wines made at this estate in the 1950s, 1
$249.95
Chateau Pichon-Longueville Baron, Pauillac, FR, 2010
Not rated
Tasting Notes:
Black/purple-colored with super concentration and richness as well as creme de cassis, blackberry liqueur, licorice, camphor and spring flowers.
$279.95