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Château Cadet-Bon

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2020 Château Cadet-Bon  (St. Émilion Grand Cru) 91

Smoky, with licorice, herbs, cocoa and chocolate-covered cherries, the wine is ripe, sweet, lush, fresh and richly textured on the palate. The opulent, medium-bodied, fruit- packed finish delivers ripe berries, licorice, spice and polished fruits that linger. 90-92 Pts

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2019 Château Cadet-Bon  (St. Émilion Grand Cru) 91

Dark red fruits, chocolate-covered cherries, licorice, lush, ripe tannins and silky textures coupled with a nice gulp of deep, dark fruits and the essence of crushed stone in the finish. 90-92 Pts

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2018 Château Cadet-Bon  (St. Émilion Grand Cru) 91

Sweet, fresh, ripe and juicy, the licorice, espresso, black cherry filled creamy finish hits the spot. Give it just a bit of time in the cellar before pulling a cork. 91 Points

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Medium bodied, forward, soft and fresh, the sweet cherry essence of the wine arrives with thyme and mineral accents. You can enjoy this within a year or two of release. 90-92 Pts

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2017 Château Cadet-Bon  (St. Émilion Grand Cru) 91

Silky, soft and polished, there is a sense of minerality in the fleshy, ripe cherries, licorice and cocoa found here. 91 Points

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2016 Château Cadet-Bon  (St. Émilion Grand Cru) 90

Juicy black cherry, smoke and licorice define the wine. Medium bodied, fresh and elegant, with a fruity filled palate presence, this has a nice minerality touch to the finish. 90 Points

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A forward, medium bodied, earthy, fresh, red berry dominated, spicy wine that will offer early drinking with easy pleasure. 89 Points

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2015 Château Cadet-Bon  (St. Émilion Grand Cru) 90

Truffle, spice, sweet red plums and thyme are already starting to show. The wine is medium bodied, forward, soft and sweet. There is a nice soft feeling to the tannins and sweetness of fruit in the endnote. 90 Points

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Forward, medium-bodied, and easy to like, the fruit is fresh, ripe and sweet. There is a softness to the texture and a pleasant addition of licorice in the dark plum and cherry finish. 89 Points

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2014 Château Cadet-Bon  (St. Émilion Grand Cru) 87

A medium-bodied, easy-drinking wine with light, red fruits, it will be ready to drink on release. 86-88 Pts

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2013 Château Cadet-Bon  (St. Émilion Grand Cru) 86

With fresh red berries and fennel, this medium-bodied, forward wine finishes with red plum and cherries. 85-88 Pts

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2012 Château Cadet-Bon  (St. Émilion Grand Cru) 89

With licorice, earth and jammy blackberries, this wine is polished, sweet, round and forward with a short black cherry finish. 88-90 Pts

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2011 Château Cadet-Bon  (St. Émilion Grand Cru) 88

From 80% Merlot and 20% Cabernet Franc, the wine reached 14.4% alcohol. Coffee, fennel, stone, vanilla and black raspberry with a round black cherry finish. 87-89 Pts

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2010 Château Cadet-Bon  (St. Émilion Grand Cru) 91

Cadet Bon 80% Merlot and 20% Cabernet Franc open to licorice, spice, jammy berry and minerality aromas. Soft and round in texture, the wine ends with a sweet, ripe, rich, blackberry finish. Slightly more than 1,000 cases were produced in this vintage. 90-92 Pts

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2009 Château Cadet-Bon  (St. Émilion Grand Cru) 88

An improvement from pervious vintages, this soft textured, medium bodied, round textured wine made from 85% Merlot is filled with stone, dark fruit and jammy strawberries in the perfume. This fleshy wine is already drinking well. 88 Points

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2009 Cadet Bon is earthy, filled with stone, dark fruit, and jammy strawberry flavors. Produced from 85% merlot, this fleshy wine should drink well early. 87-89 Pts

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