Clos du Marquis 2016 (6 Bottle Case)

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About This Wine

The 2016 Clos du Marquis was picked from 30 September to 19 October and consists of 73% Cabernet Sauvignon, 24% Merlot and 3% Cabernet Franc, matured in 55% new oak. Yields came in at 40 hectoliters per hectare and the alcohol at 13.55%. The bouquet is very intense at the moment with small black cherries, incense, iris and a touch of shucked oyster shells. The palate is beautiful, perhaps one of the most powerful that I came across in Saint Julien, certainly no shy retiring flower, yet it effortlessly manages to retain the precision and tension one expects from this cru. There is a firm back bone here, but the tannins are so precise that you barely notice, while the aftertaste has superb salinity. This is a majestic Clos du Marquis, but it will require several years in the cellar.
93-95 points Neal Martin eRobertParker.com
Type Red Wine
Varietal(s) Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot Cabernet Franc
Country France
Region Bordeaux
Appellation Saint-Julien
Brand Clos du Marquis
Vintage 2016

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