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Château Malescasse

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2020 Château Malescasse  (Haut-Médoc) 90

The wine is round, rich, fruity with loads of ripe, dark, fresh red fruits, soft tannins, hints of dark cocoa and flesh. 89-91 Pts

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2019 Château Malescasse  (Haut-Médoc) 91

Smoky, with touches of espresso, licorice, spice and red fruits, the wine is round, soft, polished and with loads of sweet, juicy fruits. When the oak is fully integrated, this will be a much better wine. 90-92 Pts

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2018 Château Malescasse  (Haut-Médoc) 92

A clear contender for the best, Left Bank value wine made today, this beauty is elegant, fresh, soft, silky, polished, medium-bodied, fruity, ripe, sweet and already accessible. Drink it over the next 5-7 years. 92 Points

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Dark in color, fat, round, lush, concentrated, sweet and rich in texture, with a long blast of deep red and black fruits, licorice and chocolate in the mid-palate and finish. Long, plush and loaded with character, this is a steal for the price. 93 Points

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How did they make a wine this good here is what I asked myself. Inky in color, the wine is lush, rich, deep and fruity, The tannins are polished and the dark red berries, earthy tobacco and espresso carry through to the long plummy finish. This should be easy to drink on release or with just a year or two of age. Value seekers should take note of this wine. 91-93 Pts

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2017 Château Malescasse  (Haut-Médoc) 89

Soft, round and forward with espresso, cocoa and earthy black cherries on the nose and on the palate, the wine is soft with gentle tannins and a sweet, dark plummy finish. This should be easy to drink on release or with just a year or two of age. 89 Points

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2016 Château Malescasse  (Haut-Médoc) 91

Fleshy, round, rich, ripe and juicy, with good character, this is the best vintage of Malescasse I have tasted. 91 Points

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Best ever wine from Malescasse! With deep color and soft tannins, this wine is fleshy, fresh and satisfying, leaving you with a supple, round, sweet, dark plummy, fruity finish. 91 Points

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2015 Château Malescasse  (Haut-Médoc) 89

Medium bodied, early drinking soft textured well priced wine with fresh dark red fruits tobacco earth and spice in the finish. This has good character and it sells for a song! 88 - 90 Pts

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2014 Château Malescasse  (Haut-Médoc) 90

Soft, round open, easy drinking, crowd-pleasing charmer, with ripe, red fruits accompanied with licorice, smoke and tobacco leaf. This is going to be best over the next 6-8 years. 90 Points

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2012 Château Malescasse  (Haut-Médoc) 80

Very little fruit here, most of what you find is olives, earth and earth, with a dash of crisp berries. Drink up, as it's not getting better from here. 80 Points

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2010 Château Malescasse  (Haut-Médoc) 85

Medium bodied, early drinking quaffer with an earthy, dark red fruit character. 85 Points

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2009 Château Malescasse  (Haut-Médoc) 85

Medium bodied, light in style, with a forward dark cherry character for early drinking. 85 Points

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2005 Château Malescasse  (Haut-Médoc) 85

Fully mature, the wine is medium bodied, with an earthy, tobacco, cassis, olive and blackberry character on the nose and palate. The dusty tannins are accompanied by bright, red fruits in the crisp finish. There is no reason to hold this wine any longer. 85 Points

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