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Château Le Conseiller (Jean-Philippe Janoueix)

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2020 Château Le Conseiller (Jean-Philippe Janoueix)  (Bordeaux Supérieur) 89

With a showy nose of licorice, smoke, espresso, cocoa and plums, the wine is round, fleshy, fruity, medium-bodied and already delicious to taste. It is difficult to find better wine in the price range on the planet. 88-90 Pts

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2019 Château Le Conseiller (Jean-Philippe Janoueix)  (Bordeaux Supérieur) 88

Medium-bodied, soft and approachable, this 100% old vine Merlot serves up a blast of cherries, plums and licorice with a dab of smoke and espresso in the finish. It is difficult to find better wine in the price range on the planet. 87-89 Pts

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2018 Château Le Conseiller (Jean-Philippe Janoueix)  (Bordeaux Supérieur) 90

Ripe, round, medium-bodied and fruity, with lush, juicy plums, chocolate, licorice and black cherries in a forward, ready to drink style that sells for a song. What more can you ask for in a top Bordeaux value wine? The wine is produced from 100% old vine Merlot. 90 Points

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From 100% old vine Merlot, the wine is forward, soft fruity and juicy. Easy to drink, this is going to be fun on release. 87-89 Pts

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2016 Château Le Conseiller (Jean-Philippe Janoueix)  (Bordeaux Supérieur) 89

A top example of a Bordeaux value wine, with supple textures, ripe, sweet, dark, cherries, espresso, licorice and just a bit of chocolate in there for good measure. This is meant for early drinking pleasure. 89 Points

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2015 Château Le Conseiller (Jean-Philippe Janoueix)  (Bordeaux Supérieur) 88

From 100% old vine Merlot, the wine is lush, round, forward and approachable, with a plush, chocolate, covered, black cherry, espresso and smoky note, that sticks with you from start to finish. 87-89 Pts

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2014 Château Le Conseiller (Jean-Philippe Janoueix)  (Bordeaux Supérieur) 86

From 100% old vine Merlot, the wine is soft, forward and a true crowd pleaser with its upfront, sweet cherry and vanilla character. Drink this on release. 85-87 Pts

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2013 Château Le Conseiller (Jean-Philippe Janoueix)  (Bordeaux Supérieur) 86

From 100% old vine Merlot, hints of licorice, earth and red fruit poke through the nose. Medium bodied, with light fresh cherries in the finish, this is forward, approachable and a fine value. 85-87 Pts

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2012 Château Le Conseiller (Jean-Philippe Janoueix)  (Bordeaux Supérieur) 88

Soft, round and approachable, this is a perfect example, of charming, fruity, uncomplicated drinking. 88 Points

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From 100% Merlot, the wine is filled with tobacco, oak, soft textures and a forward style. The finish displays oak, so it's not for the oak averse. That being said, as long as you drink this young, it's one of the best Bordeax value wines available. 87-89 Pts

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2011 Château Le Conseiller (Jean-Philippe Janoueix)  (Bordeaux Supérieur) 85

Sweet raspberry, medium-bodied, easy-drinking finish. 84-86 Pts

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2010 Château Le Conseiller (Jean-Philippe Janoueix)  (Bordeaux Supérieur) 89

Le Conseiller, produced from 100% Merlot combines black cherry, licorice, chocolate and soft textures to produce a top value Bordeaux wine. 88-89 Pts

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2009 Château Le Conseiller (Jean-Philippe Janoueix)  (Bordeaux Supérieur) 88

Medium bodied, soft, black cherries and toast are found in this crowd pleasing, forward, value priced, Bordeaux wine. 88 Points

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2009 Le Conseiller, produced from 100% merlot, opens with dark berries and fennel. This ripe, soft textured wine will offer pleasure early. A top value wine for the vintage, it will sell for about $15 in the states. 88-90 Pts

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2005 Château Le Conseiller (Jean-Philippe Janoueix)  (Bordeaux Supérieur) 85

Drink this sooner than later to grab the last of its remaining sweet, cherry and licorice personality. 85 Points

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