Cost: $21.95
Grape Variety: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc & Petit Verdot
Category: Red Wine
Location Bought: LCBO Vintage
Country: France
Region: Médoc
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Famille Sallette
Alcohol: 13% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Dark ruby in colour with a medium to medium+ nose.

A nice mid level Boudreaux from Médoc at a moderate price.

Positives: Cedar, cassis, blackcurrants, turmeric, pencil shavings, cherry, arugula and leather. Medium+ body with medium+ tannins, good acidity and a long length.

Negatives: None

This is more of a food friendly wine than for drinking on its own so pair with prime rib. Drink now on or over the next 3 years.

Tasted: 27 May 13 (Happy Memorial Day to our American cousins)

Best Buy

Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 9/10 Total: 18/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5+

LCBO: 307041