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2006 Leoville Las Cases - Clos du Marquis Bordeaux Blend - France - Bordeaux - St Julien - Red

France - Bordeaux - St Julien

Red Bordeaux Blend
Producer Notes

The Second Growth classified estate of Leoville Las Cases continues to produce wines of exceptional quality, rivaling those of the First Growth producers. The wines are full-bodied, concentrated and complex, and have tremendous aging potential. Typical blends consist of over 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, with lesser amounts of Merlot and Cabernet Franc, and a small amount of Petit Verdot. Bargain... More »

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90
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Drink Dates
Comm: 2011-2015
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Source International Wine Cellar
Issue Issue 144
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Source Jancis Robinson
Author dozman3
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 98.174%
Tasted On 03/27/2013
Drink Dates 2012-2015

nice on the open, with a plummy nose and fresh flavors, but the finish is a little woody and slightly green. overall just ok

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Author Tato
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 97.561%
Tasted On 06/17/2012
Drink Dates 2012-2016

Cherry, blackberry, wood (vanilla) aromas. Medium length, sweet notes, tannins could be softer for my taste.

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Author Litig8tr
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 95.646%
Tasted On 08/25/2011

Still takes a while to open up. Dark berries and truffles on the nose. Medium to full bodied, yet thins out slightly in the middle. Tannins are still tight, but the finish is short. Not up to the 2005 vintage.

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Author Anthony H258
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Tasted On 08/29/2010
Drink Dates 2010-2020

Very good balance and elegant. Full of fruit, red currant, black cherry, cedar, pencil lead, nice oak favor vanilla, smoky, with goos acidity balance and very smooth tannin. It is very nice to drink now with 1 hour or so breathing. I believe it can last for next 10 years well.

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