Chateau Gruaud Larose, 1993

St Julien 2me Cru Classe

Description and Reviews:
***90 Points- Robert Parker's Wine Advocate***

Now under new ownership, Gruaud-Larose appears to have emerged from the mini-slump or stylistic indecisiveness of the late eighties. It has returned to the blockbuster, super-extracted, savagely intense, full-bodied, tannic winemaking style that characterized this property's performances for most of this century. What is impressive about Gruaud-Larose's 1993 is its superb richness and wild blackberry, cassis character that resembles a blockbuster Syrah from the Hermitage hillsides. Certainly the samples I tasted were massive, full-bodied wines that will no doubt become more civilized with cellaring.

Condition Report:

good levels and labels

Bottle size:

75cl

ABV:

13

Drink Type:

Red Wine , Bordeaux

Stock:

Out of Stock

Price:

£64.95    inc UK VAT (where applicable) *

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