Grape Variety: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc & Petit Verdot
Category: Red Wine
Location Bought: LCBO Vintage
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.
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)
Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 9/10 Total: 18/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5+