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Le millésime présente une très belle robe opaque de couleur pourpre et un nez très expressif. En bouche, l’attaque est ferme et tannique, tout en élégance. Un millésime équilibré et harmonieux qui demande à vieillir.

Château l'Evangile 1995

This wine is closed, backward, and marginally less impressive than I thought from cask. It is still an outstanding l’Evangile that may prove to be longer-lived than the sumptuous 1990, but perhaps not as opulently-styled. It remains one of the year’s’s top efforts. The dense ruby/purple color is accompanied by aromas of minerals, black raspberries, earth, and spice. The bottled wine seems toned down (too much fining and filtration?), compared with the pre-bottling samples, which had multiple layers of flesh and flavor dimension. High tannin in the finish and plenty of sweet fruit on the palate suggest this wine will turn out to be extra special. Could it have been even better if the filters had been junked in favor of a natural bottling? I think so, yet that being said, the wine’s ferocious tannin level cannot conceal its outstanding ripeness, purity, and depth. Anticipated maturity: 2007-2020. Last tasted, 10/02

Bordeaux Book, 4th Edition Jan 2003 Robert M. Parker, Jr. 92   Drink: 2003 - 2020

75 cL. vin rouge. Vendu par 12 bouteilles

Château l'Evangile 1995 | Pomerol, Bordeaux

Château l'Evangile | Pomerol, Bordeaux
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