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Gran Vin de Bordeaux

France, Bordeaux Red Blend (Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon), Chateau La Freynelle, Gran Vin de Bordeaux, 2008

Note: suggest decanting, and then waiting 2 hours before enjoying. N/ Distinctly Bordeaux – aged cassis, flint, sharp graphite, leather, and burlap. Slightly medicinal. T/ Medium-full mouthfeel. Chalky plum and cherry. Both rough and round tannins. Slight pucker. Hard oaks. Angular, mineral finish with a final end note of cassis. Interesting, and very well crafted […]

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