CHATEAU POTENSAC Cru Bourgeois Medoc 2018 Bottle (los)
Red Still Wine | France | Bordeaux | Médoc | 75cl
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Closure Type: Cork
Wine Style: Full Bodied
Grapes: Merlot, Petit Verdot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc
THE WINE ADVOCATE Rating: (90 - 92) points
Reviewed by: Lisa Perrotti-Brown, Issue Date: 23rd Apr 2019, Source: April 2019 Week 4 - Bordeaux 2018, The Wine Advocate - "The 2018 Potensac is blended of 45% Merlot, 36% Cabernet Sauvignon, 18% Cabernet Franc and 1% Petit Verdot, all harvested between September 21 and October 13, with yields of 49 hectoliters per hectare. The wine has 14.42% alcohol and is to be aged in barriques, 35% new; the finished blend was put into barrels last December. Medium to deep garnet-purple colored, it rolls effortlessly out of the glass with bright, fresh red and black plums, crushed blackcurrants and bay leaves with hints of cracked pepper and damp soil. Full-bodied, rich and laden with red and black fruit layers, it has a plush frame of rounded tannins and fantastic freshness, finishing long."