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Château Gaby

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2019 Château Gaby  (Canon-Fronsac) 91

Ripe, round, soft, sweet, forward and lush, this is perfect for early drinking pleasure, due to it's opulent, accessible, polished, sweet fruity nature. 90-92 Pts

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2019 Château Gaby Princess  (Canon-Fronsac) 91

Medium-bodied, lusciously textured, sweet, ripe, round fruits with licorice, flowers and freshness from start to finish. 90-92 Pts

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2018 Château Gaby  (Canon-Fronsac) 90

Chocolate, espresso, wet earth and black cherry nuances pair perfectly with the round textured, lush, sweet, fruit filled finish. This opulent wine can be enjoyed young, or aged a few years for more complexity. 90 Points

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Floral, medium-bodied and showing fresh, ripe, red berries, licorice and dark cocoa from start to finish, the wine should be easy to drink early in life. 89-91 Pts

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2017 Château Gaby  (Canon-Fronsac) 87

Bold, rotund and a bit oaky on the nose and palate, this wine could use a year or two in the cellar to refine its sweet, soft, ripe, fruity sensation. 87 Points

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2017 Château Gaby Cuvée Gaby  (Canon-Fronsac) 89

Made from a selection of the estate’s best parcels, this wine is medium bodied, polished and plump with licorice, cacao and espresso notes. There is an enjoyable sweetness to the fruit this year. 89 Points

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2016 Château Gaby  (Canon-Fronsac) 88

Menthol, licorice, red fruits, oak and cocoa create the perfume. On the palate, the wine is forward, medium bodied, soft and polished, making it quite easy to drink today. The finish shows sweet, ripe, dark red fruits, cherries and chocolate. 88 Points

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Medium bodied, approachable, with a bit too much oak, that overwhelms the fruit in the finish. 87 Points

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2015 Château Gaby  (Canon-Fronsac) 86

Medium bodied, soft, easy drinking, crowd pleasing style of wine that will be at its best over the next few years. 86 Points

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A forward drinking charmer, with soft, silky tannins, ripe, plums cherry and licorice and a polished mouth feel that is already fun to drink. 89 Points

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2015 Château Gaby Cuvée Gaby  (Canon-Fronsac) 89

Medium bodied and already showing secondary development with its display of truffle, espresso, licorice and cherry, Soft, lush and already drinking close to the top of its game. The fruit is ripe, the tannins are soft, but there is an oaky touch in the finish that if it disappears, this will be a better wine. The Cuvee is made from a selection of the estates best parcels. 89 Points

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2014 Château Gaby  (Canon-Fronsac) 88

Medium bodied, sweet, chocolate and black cherries with a smooth, easy finish. 87-89 Pts

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2012 Château Gaby  (Canon-Fronsac) 86

From a blend of 80% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Franc and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon, the wine is light in color and light in fruit, creating a medium bodied, early drinker with cherry and licorice filled charm. 86 Points

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Light in color with a spicy, oak and berry note in the aroma, the medium-bodied wine is focused on sweet red cherries and will be drinkable on release. 86-88 Pts

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2011 Château Gaby  (Canon-Fronsac) 86

Oak, smoke, red and black fruits with hints of fennel, the medium bodied wine offers soft textures and should be enjoyable on release. The chateau has been increasing the percentage of Cabernet Franc to the blend which adds depth and structure. 86-88 Pts

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2010 Château Gaby  (Canon-Fronsac) 87

The licorice, cocoa, jammy black cherries, round textures, forward style and fair price make this a nice example of a Bordeaux value wine that is already drinking well. It's not going to make it to old age, I'd drink it over the next 5 years to preserve its fruit. 87 Points

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2009 Château Gaby  (Canon-Fronsac) 89

Fully mature, open and offering ripe black cherries, licorice, espresso and chocolate in the nose and on the medium-bodied, round textured palate. Drink this over the next year or two. 89 Points

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2008 Château Gaby  (Canon-Fronsac) 85

Medium bodied, lighter style of wine offers earth, spice and cherries while delivering its pleasures on the young side. 85 Points

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