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Château La Patache

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2023
91
Flowers, cherries, spice, and a background note of truffle open the wine. Medium-bodied, vibrant, and elegant, the wine is focused on its fresh core of fruits, and energy. You can enjoy this on release and over the next 10-15 years easily. The wine blends 90% Merlot with 10% Cabernet Franc. Drink from 2026- 2038. 90-92 Pts.

Flowers, cherries, spice, and a background note of truffle open the wine. Medium-bodied, vibrant, and elegant, the wine is focused on its fresh core of fruits, and energy. You can enjoy this on release and over the next 10-15 years easily. The wine blends 90% Merlot with 10% Cabernet Franc. Drink from 2026- 2038. 90-92 Pts.

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2022
92
Forward, soft, silky, and fresh, the medium-bodied wine is nicely framed around its core of plums, cherries, licorice, and chocolate on the nose, and on the palate. You can enjoy this wine on release, and over the next 12-15 years with pleasure. Drink from 2025-2037. 91-93 Pts.

Forward, soft, silky, and fresh, the medium-bodied wine is nicely framed around its core of plums, cherries, licorice, and chocolate on the nose, and on the palate. You can enjoy this wine on release, and over the next 12-15 years with pleasure. Drink from 2025-2037. 91-93 Pts.

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2021
90
Cocoa, flowers and plums and a touch of espresso create the core of this wine. The medium-bodied palate is centered on its silky, fresh, core of red plums and cherries. You can enjoy this on release and over the near future. Drink from 2024-2034.

Cocoa, flowers and plums and a touch of espresso create the core of this wine. The medium-bodied palate is centered on its silky, fresh, core of red plums and cherries. You can enjoy this on release and over the near future. Drink from 2024-2034.

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Earthy plums and cherries with a touch of truffle on the nose. The wine is medium-bodied, fresh, soft and fruity, with cocoa and cherries in the medium-bodied finish. You can enjoy this on release and over the near future. Drink from 2023-2030. 87-90

Earthy plums and cherries with a touch of truffle on the nose. The wine is medium-bodied, fresh, soft and fruity, with cocoa and cherries in the medium-bodied finish. You can enjoy this on release and over the near future. Drink from 2023-2030. 87-90

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2020
92
Mocha, mint, black raspberries, black cherries and floral accents get the medium-bodied, elegant, fresh, vibrant wine going. The soft, silky, finish leaves you with cocoa and sweet black raspberries. This is nice now, and already easy to drink and it should be even better in a year or two, as it should develop quickly. Drink from 2023-2035.

Mocha, mint, black raspberries, black cherries and floral accents get the medium-bodied, elegant, fresh, vibrant wine going. The soft, silky, finish leaves you with cocoa and sweet black raspberries. This is nice now, and already easy to drink and it should be even better in a year or two, as it should develop quickly. Drink from 2023-2035.

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Medium-bodied, soft, silky, and fresh with nuances of truffles, smoke, espresso, and cherries, the wine is soft, silky forward, and polished, with a sweet, creamy, red cherry-packed finish. Drink from 2023-2036.

Medium-bodied, soft, silky, and fresh with nuances of truffles, smoke, espresso, and cherries, the wine is soft, silky forward, and polished, with a sweet, creamy, red cherry-packed finish. Drink from 2023-2036.

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Soft, silky, fresh, bright, medium-bodied, forward, accessible. The wine is refined, easy to like and quickly focuses you on its cocoa infused plums and red cherries on the nose and palate. The wine was made from blending 85% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Franc. 90-92 Pts

Soft, silky, fresh, bright, medium-bodied, forward, accessible. The wine is refined, easy to like and quickly focuses you on its cocoa infused plums and red cherries on the nose and palate. The wine was made from blending 85% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Franc. 90-92 Pts

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2019
92
Soft, silky, elegant and fresh, the wine is forward, medium-bodied, refined and already just great to have in your glass thanks to all of its layers of sweet, juicy plums, cocoa, black cherries and chocolate. You can enjoy this wine on release, and over the next 12-15 or more years with ease. Drink from 2022-2036.

Soft, silky, elegant and fresh, the wine is forward, medium-bodied, refined and already just great to have in your glass thanks to all of its layers of sweet, juicy plums, cocoa, black cherries and chocolate. You can enjoy this wine on release, and over the next 12-15 or more years with ease. Drink from 2022-2036.

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Medium-bodied, elegant, soft, forward and fresh, the sweet, ripe, red fruits show quite well already. You can enjoy this floral and cherry dominated silky-textured wine on release, and over the next decade or so. The wine was made from blending 85% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Franc. 90-92 Pts

Medium-bodied, elegant, soft, forward and fresh, the sweet, ripe, red fruits show quite well already. You can enjoy this floral and cherry dominated silky-textured wine on release, and over the next decade or so. The wine was made from blending 85% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Franc. 90-92 Pts

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2018
90
Forward, soft, sweet, early drinking, medium-bodied, refined, cherry filled wine with nuances of espresso and dark cocoa. You can enjoy this on release and over the next 10-15 years. The wine was made from blending 85% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Franc.

Forward, soft, sweet, early drinking, medium-bodied, refined, cherry filled wine with nuances of espresso and dark cocoa. You can enjoy this on release and over the next 10-15 years. The wine was made from blending 85% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Franc.

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Fresh and forward, soft and plummy, this floral pour is round and fruity and will be easy to drink on release. The wine was made from blending 85% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Franc. 89-91 Pts

Fresh and forward, soft and plummy, this floral pour is round and fruity and will be easy to drink on release. The wine was made from blending 85% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Franc. 89-91 Pts

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2016
91
Medium-bodied, soft, elegant, forward and already charming, the wine is plummy, silky and should be ready to enjoy with just a year or 2 of age.

Medium-bodied, soft, elegant, forward and already charming, the wine is plummy, silky and should be ready to enjoy with just a year or 2 of age.

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Made from a blend of 85% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Franc, the wine shows good color, a medium body and a sweet, plummy character with elegant tannins and freshness.

Made from a blend of 85% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Franc, the wine shows good color, a medium body and a sweet, plummy character with elegant tannins and freshness.

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2015
91
Medium-bodied, elegant, fresh, approachable, with a plummy, chocolate personality that is already just great for drinking today.

Medium-bodied, elegant, fresh, approachable, with a plummy, chocolate personality that is already just great for drinking today.

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Licorice, black raspberry and wet earth on the nose lead you to a medium-bodied, soft wine with a fresh, sweet, dark plum and cocoa finish that has some persistence. Clearly, this is the best vintage the team has produced of La Patache. The wine was made from a blend of 85% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Franc. 89 - 91 Pts

Licorice, black raspberry and wet earth on the nose lead you to a medium-bodied, soft wine with a fresh, sweet, dark plum and cocoa finish that has some persistence. Clearly, this is the best vintage the team has produced of La Patache. The wine was made from a blend of 85% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Franc. 89 - 91 Pts

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2014
88
Medium-bodied, with an approachable, plum and citrus personality, the wine is soft, forward and will be easy to drink.

Medium-bodied, with an approachable, plum and citrus personality, the wine is soft, forward and will be easy to drink.

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Medium-bodied, soft, short and sweet this wine has an accessible thyme and plum personality. 86-88 Pts

Medium-bodied, soft, short and sweet this wine has an accessible thyme and plum personality. 86-88 Pts

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2013
87
With a spicy plum character, the wine is medium bodied, soft and open, offering uncomplicated drinking in its youth. 86-88 Pts

With a spicy plum character, the wine is medium bodied, soft and open, offering uncomplicated drinking in its youth. 86-88 Pts

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2012
87
Already showing some secondary characteristics, the wine is forward, medium bodied and focused on its strawberry and dark cherry center.

Already showing some secondary characteristics, the wine is forward, medium bodied and focused on its strawberry and dark cherry center.

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