Château Calon Ségur 1998

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 Incl. VAT & DPA case of 6 Bottles (75cl)
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Parker : 93 / 100
J. Robinson : 17 / 20
Wine Advocate-Parker :
The 1998 Calon-Ségur, blended of 55% Cabernet Sauvignon, 35% Merlot, 8% Cabernet Franc and 2% Petit Verdot, is deep garnet-purple in color with just a touch of brick and a very earthy/meaty nose with notions of new leather, smoked game, truffles, dusty soil, iron ore and mossy bark over a core of crème de cassis, preserved plums, spice cake and unsmoked cigars plus a waft of incense. The palate is medium-bodied and packed with spicy and earthy layers with velvety tannins, seamless freshness and great length. Give it 10 to 15+ more years.
BordeauxSaint-Estephe
Vineyard
Medoc

Alcohol
13.5

Dessert wine
No

Environment
Conventional viticulture

J. Robinson
17

R. Gabriel
17

Wine Spectator
86

Country
France

Wine certification
AOC

Grape varieties
Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot/Cabernet Franc/Petit Verdot

Area
Bordeaux

Appellation
Saint-Estephe

Color
Red

Producer
Château Calon Ségur

Classification
3e cru classe

Parker
93

Allergens
Contains sulphites