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Château Haut-Nouchet

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2020 Château Haut-Nouchet  (Pessac-Léognan) 90

Red fruits, spice and thyme create the core here. Medium-bodied, sweet, fresh and earthy, there is a nice smoky touch to the soft, ripe, red fruits and tobacco in the finish. This little known estate is situated close to Smith Haut Lafitte. 89-91 Pts

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2020 Château Haut-Nouchet Blanc  (Pessac-Léognan) 90

Lighter styled, fresh, zesty, yellow citrus fruits and white peach are found on the nose and in the sweet and creamy textured, vibrant finish. 90 Pts

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2019 Château Haut-Nouchet  (Pessac-Léognan) 88

Situated close to Smith Haut Lafitte, this little-known vineyard produced a medium-bodied, round, earth, cherry, herb and green olive-filled wine for early drinking pleasure. 87-89 Pts

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2018 Château Haut-Nouchet  (Pessac-Léognan) 90

A light touch of smoke, espresso, burning leaves and red fruits form the nose. Soft, medium-bodied, forward and finishing with sweet red fruits, this should be just about ready to enjoy on release. The vineyards are well-placed, quite close to Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte 90 Points

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With vineyards very close to Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte, Haut Nouchet has created a medium-bodied wine with a licorice, smoke, tobacco leaf and fruit-filled profile. This should be just about ready to enjoy on release. 88-90 Pts

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2017 Château Haut-Nouchet  (Pessac-Léognan) 89

Ready to go, this spicy, cherry and earthy wine, with its touches of espresso and tobacco leaf is soft, medium-bodied, fresh, and finishes with sweet, dark, red cherries and herbs. 89 Points

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2016 Château Haut-Nouchet Blanc  (Pessac-Léognan) 87

Bright, lifted, grapefruit, flower, lemon peel and honeysuckle filled wine that is already drinking about as good as it is going to get. Enjoy it over the next few years. 87 Points

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2016 Château Haut-Nouchet  (Pessac-Léognan) 87

Situated close to Smith Haut Lafitte, the wine is forward, medium bodied, elegant and fresh, with ripe, red berries that will be perfect to drink on release. 87 Points

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2015 Château Haut-Nouchet  (Pessac-Léognan) 89

Medium-bodied, open styled, forward wine focusing on its sweet, red fruits, tobacco, spice and coffee bean nose and palate. This is already quite charming to drink. 89 Points

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2012 Château Haut-Nouchet  (Pessac-Léognan) 86

Situated close to Smith Haut Lafitte on gravely, clay soils, this wine was made from a blend of 59% Cabernet Sauvignon, 39% Merlot and 2% Petit Verdot, and is filled with smoky, spicy red berries and a short finish. 85-87 Pts

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2009 Château Haut-Nouchet  (Pessac-Léognan) 87

This well-priced Pessac Leognan wine from the Stephane Derenoncourt team offers scents of jammy black raspberry, smoke and earth. Medium bodied and soft in texture, this 100% organic Bordeaux wine ends with some hints of green in the cassis filled finish. Haut Nouchet is located not far from Smith Haut Lafitte on gravely, clay soils and is produced from a blend of 60% Cabernet Sauvignon and 40% Merlot. 87 Points

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