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Chateau La Couspaude St. Emilion 2005 750ml

Rated 90-92 - An outstanding sleeper of the vintage, the 2005 may turn out to be one of the finest examples yet of this modern-styled St.-Emilion....
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Chateau La Croix Figeac Saint Emilion 2012 750ml

Rated 90 - This has a fleshy feel, with dark plum and steeped currant fruit rolling along, while substantial but velvety tannins cruise underneath....
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Chateau La Dominique St. Emilion 2009 750ml

Rated 93 - Finally we have returned to the great La Dominiques made in 1989 and 1990. This has much of the style of the 1990, with supple tannin...
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Chateau La Fleur St. Emilion 2012 750ml

Rated 89-90 - Very pretty fruit with fine tannins and a balance of acidity. Refined and attractive already. - James Suckling.
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Chateau La Gaffeliere St. Emilion 1998 750ml

Rated 92 - A big, Porty, raisiny wine. Very ripe plum and hints of mineral and spice on the nose. Full-bodied, thick and rich, with big, silky...
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Chateau La Gaffeliere St. Emilion 2003 750ml

Rated 92 - A beautiful wine from proprietor Count Leo Malet De Roquefort, the 2003 La Gaffeliere was produced from yields of 30 hectoliters per...
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Chateau La Tour Figeac St. Emilion 2012 750ml

Rated 92 - This is a real strong showing from this 35-acre estate located on the Pomerol/St.-Emilion border and planted with 80% Merlot and 20%...
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Chateau Larcis Ducasse St. Emilion 2006 750ml

Rated 91 - Since 2002, this great terroir has been fully exploited by the dynamic duo of Nicolas Thienpont and Stephane Derenoncourt. Following the...
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Chateau Monbousquet St. Emilion Blanc 2013 750ml

Rated 91 - This aims for power, with dark, densely layered fig, boysenberry and blackberry paste flavors rumbling along. The briary grip is...
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Chateau Monbousquet St. Emilion Rouge 1996 750ml

Rated 90 - I extend my congratulations and accolades to the relatively young new proprietor of Monbousquet, Gerard Perse. With his acquisition of...
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Chateau Monbousquet St. Emilion Rouge 2012 750ml

Rated 93 - A horse of a different color, with savory and sage notes streaking past the well-endowed core of glistening plum, blackberry and...
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Chateau Pavie Macquin St. Emilion 2006 750ml

Rated 92+ - From a superbly situated on St.-Emilion’s plateau, 38-acre vineyard planted on primarily limestone and clay, this 2006 is meant for...

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.