• Specifications
Château: Canon La Gaffelière
Appellation: Saint-Emilion
Cru: 1er Grand Cru Classé en 1855
Couleur: Rouge
Flaconnage: 75 cl
Région: Bordeaux
Millésime 2012
robertparrker.com Robert M. Parker, Jr.
Note 93/100
Dégustation avril 2015
A boire 2015 - 2030
Commentaire Proprietor Comtes von Neipperg has done an incredible job with this estate, turning things around from a vegetal, diluted and undernourished wine in the 1970s and 1980s to something that has gotten stronger and strong ever since 1988. The dense ruby/purple 2012 offers pure blackcurrant and black cherry fruit along with some notes of Christmas spices and earth. It is full-bodied and opulent, with light tannins in the finish. This is a beauty of impeccable balance, great purity and texture. Kudos to von Neipperg, who rarely ever seems to make a mistake. Anticipated maturity: now-2030. The final blend tips the scales at 13.5% from an equal-part blend of Merlot and Cabernet Franc.
Commentaire du domaine Le Canon La Gaffelière 2012 est moins exotique que d'habitude, mais il présente de belles notes de cassis, de réglisse, de camphre et du sol de la forêt. Une complexité en plein essor et de bois bien intégré. Une beauté pure
2012 Canon-La-Gaffelière
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