Cost: $21.95
Grape Variety: 60% Merlot, 40% Cabernet Franc
Category: Red wine
Location Bought: LCBO Vintages
Country: France
Region: Pomerol, Bordeaux
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Pascal Chatonnet
Alcohol: 14% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Deep ruby in colour with a medium intense nose.

For those that like classic Right Bank Bordeaux this one will not disappoint at this price.

Positives: This wine features mild oak, cherry cola, red currants, mulberry, anise, dry herbs & leather. Medium+ body, dusty tannins with good acidity & a fairly long length.

Negatives: A little more heat than expected from the 14% alcohol.

Drink now or over the next 3 years on its own or pair it with prime rib.

Interesting Point: Decant for an hour

Tasted: 31 January 2014

Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 8.5+/10 Total: 17.5/20

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

LCBO: 138677