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Chateau Trottevieille Saint-Emilion 2010 750ml

Rated 95 - This is full and rich with a pretty depth of fruit and lovely vanilla and berry character. Turns silky yet very structured. Long and...
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Chateau Yon Figeac St. Emilion 2012 750ml

Rated 90 - The 2012 Yon-Figeac offers good depth and nuance throughout. Blue and black-fleshed fruits, smoke, licorice, tobacco and incense are all...
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Clos De L'oratoire St Emilion 2010 750ml

Rated 94 - It displays loads of Christmas fruitcake, licorice, incense, black cherry and black currant liqueur with some smoky barbecue notes as...
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Clos Des Jacobins St. Emilion 2009 750ml

Rated 93 - The blend for the 2009 is mostly Merlot, with some Cabernet Franc, but hit over 14.5% natural alcohol. This is a big, chewy wine made...
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Clos Des Jacobins St. Emilion 2010 750ml

Rated 92 - Fleshy, with lots of intense blackberry, plum and boysenberry notes blended together and wound with licorice strips and singed alder...
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Clos Fourtet St. Emilion 2006 750ml

Rated 90-93 - Clos Fourtet has produced a succession of brilliant wines since 2003. While the 2006 may not equal the prodigious 2005, it possesses...
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Clos Fourtet St. Emilion 2007 750ml

Rated 91 - A beautiful offering from proprietor Philippe Cuvelier and his estate manager, Tony Balu, the 2007 Clos Fourtet was fashioned from...
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Clos Fourtet St. Emilion 2012 750ml

Rated 95 - Having just had the 2003 and 2005 from my cellar, I can attest to the magnificent turnaround in quality this famous estate on the...
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Vieux Chateau Mazerat St. Emilion 2011 750ml

Rated 93 - A spectacular effort from Jonathan Maltus, this inky/purple-colored, complex 2011 (made from 60-year-old vines and a blend of 80% Merlot...

Bordeaux France Saint Emilion

There are few wine regions in the world with a reputation as glowing and well established as that of the Bordeaux, in France. Situated mainly around the Dordogne and Gironde rivers, Bordeaux makes the most of its humid climate and rich, clay and gravel based soils to grow some of the finest examples of red and white grape varietals on earth. Wineries in this region have been in operation for hundreds of years, and have carefully developed the expertise required for the production of carefully balanced and utterly delicious blended red and white wines, alongside some exceptional single variety bottles. Many of the chateaux found in Bordeaux have become household names, due to their prestige and the excellence of their products, grown with love and dedication by heritage wineries in this beautiful and special region.

Year in, year out, France enjoys its prestigious reputation as the producer of the finest wines in the world. With a wine making history which spans several thousand years and owes its expertise to the Romans, it comes as little surprise that this most highly esteemed of the Old World wine countries continues to impress and enchant both novices and experts to this day. Despite the rise in quality of wines from neighboring European countries, not to mention the New World, the French wine industry continues to boom, with up to eight billion bottles being produced in recent years. However, France prides itself on always putting quality before quantity, and the wide range in fine produce is a testament to the dedication and knowledge of the wineries across the country. Indeed, from rich and complex reds to light and aromatic white wines, French wines are as varied and interesting as they are enjoyable to drink, making this country a firm favorite for wine lovers across the globe.

The beautiful sub-region of Saint Emilion in France's legendary Bordeaux region is regarded as the home of many of the world's finest red wines. The blending techniques employed in Saint Emilion have been passed down for generations, and aim to express the very finest flavors of the grape varietals used, most commonly Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc. The climatic conditions in Saint Emilion are perfect for growing many of the Bordeaux grapes, and high yields of exceptional quality are commonplace. Fed by the mighty Gironde river and benefiting from superb clay and gravel based soils, Saint Emilion produces millions of bottles of high quality blended and unblended red wines each year, and continues to be a firm favorite of wine experts and the general public alike.