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Château Sanctus

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2020 Château Sanctus  (St. Émilion Grand Cru) 93

Fruit cake, blackberry, plum, spice and licorice nuances create the perfume. Medium-bodied, soft, silky, sweet and fresh with core of ripe, supple, sultry fruits accompanied by licorice, espresso, cocoa and a touch of savory herbs. There is a good sense of purity and elegance found here. 92-94 Pts

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2019 Château Sanctus  (St. Émilion Grand Cru) 93

Rich, round, ripe and juicy, with layers of dark red fruits, licorice, espresso, dark chocolate and floral notes. The wine is ripe, fresh and loaded with fruit, a hint of spice and mint to top things off. 92-94 Pts

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2018 Château Sanctus  (St. Émilion Grand Cru) 93

Elegant, soft, sweet and fresh, the wine is medium-bodied, and loaded with spicy fruits, licorice, coffee and cocoa. There is good energy and fruit in the finish. Give it a few years in the cellar to allow it to all come together. 93 Points

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Round, fleshy, ripe and centered around its layers of dark, ripe fruits, there is vibrancy and a spicy edge to the smoky plums, licorice and wet earth. 91-93 Pts

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2017 Château Sanctus  (St. Émilion Grand Cru) 90

Lush and round textured, there is licorice, plum, smoke, black cherry and dark chocolate here. The wine is fleshy with a sweet, juicy, fruity finish. This will be quite pleasurable to taste on release. 90 Points

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2016 Château Sanctus  (St. Émilion Grand Cru) 93

Truffle, smoke, licorice. espresso, flowers and ripe plums on the nose and palate are a turn-on. In the mouth, the wine is silky, soft and polished, with a sweetness to the fresh, red cherry filled finish. 93 Points

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Deep in color with lush dark fruits, silky tannins and juicy, sweet ripe plums, in an elegant and polished finish. 91 Points

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2015 Château Sanctus  (St. Émilion Grand Cru) 92

Elegant, fresh, sweet and ripe with silky tannins, this wine has plum, cherry, licorice and espresso character and ends with supple textures in the finish 92 Points

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2014 Château Sanctus  (St. Émilion Grand Cru) 87

A soft, forward and medium-bodied wine with ripe, round plums, oak and cherry in the finish. 87-88 Pts

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