Categorized | Bordeaux, cabernet et al

Chateau Palmer 2005

2005palmerIt’s been remarked upon by more than a few, that there’s not so many cheerleaders for Bordeaux in the Australian wine media, and perhaps in the fancy-haired sommelier world too. Well then. Give me a B. Give me an O… Importer: Airoldi Wines

Rich chocolate and liquorice backdrop to blackberry and raspberry fruit, fine oak and some sweet herbal perfume. It’s deep and rich – almost Italianate in its delivery of dense delicious toothy tannin – with chocolate and fresh forest fruit. All just so. Savoury and succulent. Very long and well defined. At ten years of age, still primal and locked up, but what potential. Sensational.


Tasted : Nov15
Alcohol : 14%
Price : $780
Closure : Cork
Drink : 2020 - 2050
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