onsdag 21. oktober 2015

Château de Malle



Barsac 2 Grand Cru Classé

2017 Château de Malle
APR 18 Golden. Apricots, fruity, peach and pineapples nose. Fresh acidity, playful, fresh and bright, superb playfulness, mouthwatering, just a bit short. Lovely. 90-92

2016 Château de Malle
APR 17 Golden. Apricots, pineapples, fruity, fresh, faint spicy note nose. Fresh acidity, fruity, fresh, apples, peach and apricots, fresh, lovely. 91-93

2015 Château de Malle
APR 16 Pale golden. Pineapples, apricots, peach and vanilla nose. Fresh acidity, fresh, fruity, ripe, rich, intense, lovely balance, long. Best Malle I've tasted I think. 91-93

2013 Château de Malle
APR 14 Pale golden. Apricots, vanilla, light nose. Fresh acidity, lively, fresh and fruity, elegant if a bit easy going.
Gives pleasure. 87-89

2012 Château de Malle
JUN 17 Golden. Apricots, fruity, some vanilla, tight nose. Fresh acidity, fresh, fruity, apricots, some spices, elegant texture, bit easy going, long. 89

2012 Château de Malle
JUN 15 Pale golden. Apples, pineapples, fruity nose, some vanilla. Fresh acidity, fresh, fruity, leaner, could be more complex, good length. 87

2012 Château de Malle
JUN 13 Pale golden. Apples and tropical fruits on the nose. Fresh acidity, elegant, fruity and lively, long. 90

2012 Château de Malle
APR 13 Pale golden. Easygoing and fresh nose. Fresh acidity, livelier palate, good length. 84-86

2010 Château de Malle
JUN 11 Pale golden. Pure fruit, simple but this year has gorgeous acidity. 88-89

2009 Château de Malle
JUN 15 Pale golden. Fruity, scented, elegant, detailed nose, apricots and pineapples. Fresh acidity, fresh, fruity, rounded, playful and long. 90

2005 Château de Malle
JUN 15 Pale golden. Apricots, pineapples, fruity nose. Fresh acidity, fresh, fruity, ripe, apricots and pineapples, rounded, some cinnamon and apples, light bitter note in the long finish. 91

2004 Château de Malle
DEC 17 Golden. Apricots, spices, pineapples, fruity, fresh and lovely nose. Fresh acidity, fruity, playful, apples, detailed and elegant, long. Refreshing. 93

2004 Château de Malle
DEC 17 Pale amber. Apricots, pineapples, some spices, quite rich and intense, fruity, deeper than last bottle. Fresh acidity, fruity, ripe, rich and intense, spices, apricots, spices, refreshing, mature for its age but drinking beautifully at this stage, long. 93

torsdag 14. mai 2015

Château Potensac



Médoc


2016 Château Potensac
APR 17 Ruby. Floral, scented, dark berries, some spices, tighter nose. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fruity, dark berries, some anise, detailed, long. 90-92

2016 Chapelle de Potensac
APR 17 Ruby. Scented, fruity, blueberries nose, elegant. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh and fruity, elegant.
86-88

2015 Château Potensac
APR 16 Ruby. Scented, red berries, spices, blackberries nose. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, playful, red berries, blueberries, quite smooth texture, somewhat hollow. 87-89

2015 Chapelle de Potensac
APR 16 Ruby. Red berries, some spices, floral notes, elegant, blueberries nose.
Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fruity, fresh, leaner. 86-87

2014 Château Potensac
APR 15 Ruby. Scented, dark fruits, vanilla and spices, light floral note. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh, lively, fruity, intense, detailed, long. 90-92

2014 Chapelle de Potensac
APR 15 Ruby. Scented, dark fruits, detailed nose. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh, lively, structured, firm finish. 86-88

2013 Château Potensac
APR 14 Ruby. Scented, fruity, red berries, some blueberries nose. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fruity, rounded, leaner, quite fresh, textured, good length.
87-89

2012 Château Potensac
SEP 17 Ruby. Anise, red berries, fruity, fresh, light scented note nose. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fruity, some anise and spices, detailed, elegant, good length. 89

2012 Château Potensac
SEP 15 Ruby. Dark fruits, ripe cassis and blueberries nose, some vanilla. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fruity, juicy, ripe, leaner finish. 89

2012 Château Potensac
APR 13 Deep ruby. Fruity and cassis nose. Cassis. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, lovely texture, good length. 87-89

2012 Chapelle de Potensac
SEP 16 Ruby. Scented, red fruits, vanilla and spices, lighter. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh, fruity, red berries, some spices. 87

2011 Château Potensac
OCT 17 Ruby. Cassis, red fruits, some leather, light floral note nose. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fruity, juicy, somewhat leaner, needs decanting now, wood is a bit up front. 90

2010 Château Potensac
SEP 15 Ruby. Dark fruits, coffee and blueberries nose, intense. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, ripe, fruity, juicy, ripe and long. 91

2009 Château Potensac
APR 10  Deep ruby, purple rim. More complexity, elegant vanilla, white chocolate, raspberries, touch of cassis, elegant structure, fresh acidity, high of ripe tannins, fruit driven and pure, good length. 87-89

2008 Château Potensac
AUG 17 Ruby. Scented, dark berries, some anise nose, fruity, liquorice, a more evolved bottle. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, red berries, some anise, bit rustic, good length. 88

2008 Château Potensac
AUG 16 Ruby, thin garnet rim. Red berries, cassis, fruity, fresh nose, leather and anise. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh, fruity, red berries, leaner finish.
89

2008 Château Potensac
MAR 17 Ruby. Scented, red berries, cherries, spices, fresh and fruity nose. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh, fruity, red berries core, spices, elegant, good length. 89

2008 Château Potensac
DEC 10 Dark ruby, young, needs time to open, dark berries and vanilla, more classical with air. Fresh, lovely balance, ripe tannins, elegant body, tannins a bit rough at the moment, needs a few years, a bit short at the moment. Keep five years before opening. 86

2007 Château Potensac
MAY 16 Ruby. Cassis, blueberries, floral and nuanced nose, leaner. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh, ripe, quite nuanced if leaner, good length. 88

2007 Château Potensac
MAR 16 Ruby. Cassis, some leather and cigars, mint touch, quite elegant. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, cassis, leaner palate, structured. Bit lean finish. 87

2007 Château Potensac
FEB 15 Ruby. Cassis, plums, some vanilla, lightly scented nose. Some violets. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, leaner body, fruity, little development but somewhat more polished structure since last bottle, good length. 88

2007 Château Potensac
SEP 13 Ruby. Fragrant, cassis, slightly floral notes, lovely nose. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, leaner palate, maturing nicely and ready to drink now and over the next five years, good length. 87

2007 Château Potensac
NOV 12 Ruby. Blueberries, cassis, vanilla, elegant nose, some herbs typical of the vintage. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, elegant and quite fruit-driven 07. 88

2006 Château Potensac
MAR 17 Ruby. Scented, cherries, blueberries, fruity nose, tight. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fruity, structured, red berries, cassis, tight yet long. 90

2004 Château Potensac
MAR 17 Magnum. Ruby. Starting tobacco, figs, cassis nose, some vanilla as well. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fruity, red berries, dark fruits, spices, good length. 89

2004 Château Potensac
APR 15 Ruby. Cassis, figs, leather and anise nose. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh, fruity if leaner, good length. 88

2004 Château Potensac
FEB 15 Ruby. Cassis, fruity, scented, violets nose. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh, fruity, red berries, cherries, good length. 89

2004 Château Potensac
SEP 14 Rubinrød. Parfymert, fruktig, solbær, noe fat, lett parfymert duft og lett herbal. Frisk syre, modne tanniner, fruktig, slankere, lettere finish. 86

2004 Château Potensac
MAY 12 Ruby. Blackcurrant's leaf, bell pepper, herbs, cassis. Fresh acidity, slightly edgy tannins for the body and fruit now, give it another two three years to round things of. 86

2002 Château Potensac
AUG 17 Ruby. Scented, dark and red fruits, floral and anise. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh acidity, ripe tannins, leaner, fresh, more youthful than last bottle. 88

2002 Château Potensac
SEP 16 Ruby. Figs, blackberries, fruity nose, some spices and anise. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh, fruity, dark berries and spices, good length.
89

2002 Château Potensac
APR 14 Ruby, garnet rim. Figs, cassis, vanilla, leather nose. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, lean and somewhat drying, liquorice and figs finish. 88

2002 Château Potensac
NOV 13 Ruby. Scented, cassis, vanilla, evolving nose. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fairly fruity, rounded texture, texture polishing off, quite elegant, good length. 88

2001 Château Potensac
MAY 16 Ruby. Red berries, cassis, blueberries, some tobacco, touch of leather nose. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh, fruity, lively, rounded, red berries, good length. 89

2001 Château Potensac
OCT 13 Almost a house wine. Ruby, scented, cassis, leather, starting figs, evolving nicely. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fruity, lively, refreshing and long. Slightly more evolved notes than two bottles in July. 90

2001 Château Potensac
SEP 13 Ruby. Cassis, floral, scented, some vanilla and fruity nose. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fruity after the 07, has more of everything and almost feels younger, good length. Now til 2022. 89

2001 Château Potensac
SEP 13 Ruby. Fruity, scented, nuanced and elegant nose. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fruity, leather, slightly more youthful than a bottle two weeks back, good length. 89

2001 Château Potensac
MAR 13 Ruby. Deeper and fuller than last bottle (not decanted), needs air to open. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, elegant, refined, maturing nicely, getting ever better with air. 90

2001 Château Potensac
FEB 13 Ruby. Scented, cassis, leather and anise on the nose. Decanted for 2,5 hours and opened up lovely. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, elegant fruit, this is drinking lovely right now. Can be kept at leats five more years. Long. 89

2001 Château Potensac
NOV 12 Deep ruby. Cassis, leather, tiny whiff of cedar and vanilla. Just starting prunes. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, elegant texture, starting to mature but will keep longer. Good length. 88

2001 Château Potensac
DEC 10 Deep ruby, leather, liquorice, vanilla touch, cedar, spices, starting to mature, some prunes showing as well. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, slightly lean finish. 86

1999 Château Potensac
MAR 16 Ruby. Leaner nose, red berries, cassis, some leather and a tobacco touch. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh and fruity if leaner, good length. 88

1999 Château Potensac
MAY 14 Ruby. Leaner nose, cassis, some figs and leather. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, leaner palate, fresh, maturing, good length. 88

1999 Château Potensac
FEB 14 Ruby. Red berries, cassis, vanilla and leather nose, anise, evolving. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, leaner palate, delicate and nuanced, good length.
87

1999 Château Potensac
DEC 13 Ruby, garnet rim. Scented, some figs, cassis, leather, elegant nose, maturing. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, leaner style, classical, fresh and quite lively, red berries finish. 90

1999 Château Potensac
OCT 12 Ruby. Spices, blackcurrants, a bit rustic, and lacks some of the nuances of other bottles. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, structured and long, needs time. 89

1995 Château Potensac
OCT 12 Ruby, garnet rim. Floral, cassis and prunes. Starting to evolve. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fairly mature texture now, drink within a few years. 88

1986 Château Potensac
OCT 12 In the neck fill. Deep ruby, brick rim. Prunes, figs and anise. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, getting more mellow. Intense if not too complex. Surprisingly fresh, a bit rough around the edges if you're picky, good length.
88