Château Quintus 2014

 Incl. VAT & DPA case of 6 Bottles (75cl)
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The Château Quintus, property of the Domaines Clarence Dillon is the previous château Tertre Daugay renamed Quintus. This 2014 vintage, Saint-Emilion blend is composed of 69% of Merlot and 31% of Cabernet Franc. The robe is dense and purplish-blue while the nose is peppery, spicy with a raspberry touch. The suave and round mouth reveals mature and delicious tannins. The end is highlighted by an expressive and fine taste of freshness and fruits. Harmonious and elegant!
Parker : 90 / 100
J. Robinson : 16.5+ / 20
Wine Advocate-Parker :
The 2014 Quintus was quite backward and tight-lipped when I tasted it from bottle: broody black cherries and black plum, a touch of clove and fresh mint eventually surfacing. The palate is silky smooth on the entry, a Saint Emilion that caresses and seduces the senses. It is very pure with lovely black cherry, blueberry and white pepper notes, although I would be seeking a little more structure and tension on the finish. It is a wine that goes out to give pleasure, but I hope there is more personality and terroir expression that will develop in the future.
BordeauxSaint-Emilion
Vineyard
Libournais

Alcohol
14.5

Dessert wine
No

J. Robinson
16.5+

J. Suckling
94-95

R. Gabriel
17

Wine Spectator
91-94

Country
France

Wine certification
AOC

Grape varieties
Merlot/Cabernet Franc

Area
Bordeaux

Appellation
Saint-Emilion

Color
Red

Producer
Château Quintus

Classification
Grand cru

Parker
90

Allergens
Contains sulphites