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Château Caronne Ste. Gemme

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2020 Château Caronne Ste. Gemme  (Haut-Médoc) 86

Medium-bodied, firm, chewy and with a strong savory accent to the crisp, red fruits on the palate, the wine leaves you with an herb-infused, minty, red currant finish. 85-87 Pts

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2019 Château Caronne Ste. Gemme  (Haut-Médoc) 87

Cigar wrapper and red fruits combine on nose and palate with a good blast of tobacco infused red fruits in the medium-bodied finish. 86-88 Pts

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2018 Château Caronne Ste. Gemme  (Haut-Médoc) 89

Better from the bottle than the barrel, the wine shows off its fresh, bright, juicy, red berry, earth and espresso hints easily. Medium-bodied, fresh, juicy red fruits with a hint of olives and blackberry seal the deal. 89 Points

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Fresh, crisp, crunchy, bright red fruits are easy to find in this classic, medium bodied, lean, earthy wine. Lovers of old-school, classic Bordeaux will like this a lot more than I did. 85-87 Pts

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2017 Château Caronne Ste. Gemme  (Haut-Médoc) 86

Cranberry and cherry notes compete for space in a medium bodied, lean and classic wine. For those of you who enjoy the style, this is an early drinker. 86 Points

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2016 Château Caronne Ste. Gemme  (Haut-Médoc) 87

Leafy, tobacco, herb and ripe, bright red fruits are found here from start to finish in this medium bodied wine. Give it at least a few years to soft and round out and it should be a better 87 Points

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Medium bodied, with lean to the bright, crunchy, red berry side of the style range, with a touch of espresso, tobacco and fresh, red fruits in the end note 87 Points

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2015 Château Caronne Ste. Gemme  (Haut-Médoc) 87

Old school styled, medium bodied, bright, fresh, crisp, red berries are at the core of this wine, leaving you with a splash of cranberry in the endnote. 86 - 88 Pts

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2014 Château Caronne Ste. Gemme  (Haut-Médoc) 86

Medium bodied, firm, fresh, bright, moderately tannic red berry oriented wine, which already offers hints of tobacco and earth. 86 Points

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2013 Château Caronne Ste. Gemme  (Haut-Médoc) 83

Cranberry and cherry compete in this sweet-versus-tart wine that has a strict personality and coffee bean accents. 82-84 Pts

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2012 Château Caronne Ste. Gemme  (Haut-Médoc) 82

Sharp, bright, herbaceous and tart, there is a crisp bite to the medium bodied, tart red fruit here. 82 Points

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2011 Château Caronne Ste. Gemme  (Haut-Médoc) 83

Lean, sharp, bright and with a strong green streak that accompanies its crisp red berries and tobacco leaf character. The wine is more interesting on the nose than the palate. 83 Points

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2010 Château Caronne Ste. Gemme  (Haut-Médoc) 87

There is a strong herbaceous quality to the dark fruits and rustic tannins that some tasters are going to like much more than others. The dusty, crisp, fruit in the finish is the best part of the experience. The wine was produced from a blend of 65% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot, 5% Petit Verdot. 87 Points

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2009 Château Caronne Ste. Gemme  (Haut-Médoc) 83

Medium bodied, with a licorice and cassis personality, the wine was simple and lacked distinction. 83 Points

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2008 Château Caronne Ste. Gemme  (Haut-Médoc) 82

Lean, simple. tart, medium bodied, bright, spicy wine with a crisp cranberry/strawberry finish. 82 Points

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2005 Château Caronne Ste. Gemme  (Haut-Médoc) 85

Easy going, simple, medium bodied wine, with a slightly rustic nature without faults, or virtues. Due to its low price and large production, the wine is quite popular. 85 Points

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2004 Château Caronne Ste. Gemme  (Haut-Médoc) 80

Tough, tart and rustic, there was a greenness to the crisp, red fruits and cranberry finish. 80 Points

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