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Château d'Aiguilhe Querre

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2023
90
Forward, medium-bodied, with nuances of black cherries, licorice, crushed stone, and plums at its core. You also find a mid-palate, and finish with layers of chocolate-covered cherries, with a hint of salt on the backend. The wine blends 80% Merlot with 20% Cabernet Franc. Drink from 2026-2033. 89-91 Pts.

Forward, medium-bodied, with nuances of black cherries, licorice, crushed stone, and plums at its core. You also find a mid-palate, and finish with layers of chocolate-covered cherries, with a hint of salt on the backend. The wine blends 80% Merlot with 20% Cabernet Franc. Drink from 2026-2033. 89-91 Pts.

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2022
90
Medium-bodied, with a nose of incense, flowers, plums, chocolate, espresso and black cherries , the wine starts off well. But, the wine is over-oaked on the palate. if it becomes better integrated, it promises to get a better score. The wine blends 80% Merlot with 20% Cabernet Franc. Drink from 2025-2032. 89-91 Pts.

Medium-bodied, with a nose of incense, flowers, plums, chocolate, espresso and black cherries , the wine starts off well. But, the wine is over-oaked on the palate. if it becomes better integrated, it promises to get a better score. The wine blends 80% Merlot with 20% Cabernet Franc. Drink from 2025-2032. 89-91 Pts.

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2020
89
Medium-bodied, plush and polished, with sweet, fresh, juicy plums, cherries and chocolate on the palate and in the finish. This will be just perfect to enjoy on release. 88-90 Pts

Medium-bodied, plush and polished, with sweet, fresh, juicy plums, cherries and chocolate on the palate and in the finish. This will be just perfect to enjoy on release. 88-90 Pts

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2019
90
Medium-bodied, fruity, chewy, earthy and floral, with nuances of espresso, cherries and plums, showing better in the bottle than it did in the barrel, this is going to be quite easy to enjoy on release.

Medium-bodied, fruity, chewy, earthy and floral, with nuances of espresso, cherries and plums, showing better in the bottle than it did in the barrel, this is going to be quite easy to enjoy on release.

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Black cherry, black coffee and black figs on the nose with ripe, round, fleshy fruits, earthy overtones and juicy, jammy black cherries in the finish. You can drink this on release and enjoy it over the next decade. 88-90 Pts

Black cherry, black coffee and black figs on the nose with ripe, round, fleshy fruits, earthy overtones and juicy, jammy black cherries in the finish. You can drink this on release and enjoy it over the next decade. 88-90 Pts

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2018
89
Ripe and fleshy, the wine is forward, juicy, sweet, and most importantly, ready to go on release! 88-90 Pts

Ripe and fleshy, the wine is forward, juicy, sweet, and most importantly, ready to go on release! 88-90 Pts

1,839 Views   Tasted
2016
89
Medium/full bodied, spicy, sweet and fresh, the black raspberry and red plum notes are spicy, with a bit too much oak at the moment. The oak needs to better integrate.

Medium/full bodied, spicy, sweet and fresh, the black raspberry and red plum notes are spicy, with a bit too much oak at the moment. The oak needs to better integrate.

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2015
88
A medium-bodied, forward and correctly made wine with a sweet cherry and cocoa center, soft textures and a note of thyme in the finish.

A medium-bodied, forward and correctly made wine with a sweet cherry and cocoa center, soft textures and a note of thyme in the finish.

2,253 Views   Tasted
2014
86
From a blend of 80% Merlot and 20% Cabernet Franc, the wine opens with notes of flowers, black raspberries and coffee bean, with a soft, open, dark chocolate finish that will be approachable young. 85-87

From a blend of 80% Merlot and 20% Cabernet Franc, the wine opens with notes of flowers, black raspberries and coffee bean, with a soft, open, dark chocolate finish that will be approachable young. 85-87

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2013
84
Medium bodied, with a simple, black raspberry character, this easy drinking wine should be consumed in its youth. 84-85 Pts

Medium bodied, with a simple, black raspberry character, this easy drinking wine should be consumed in its youth. 84-85 Pts

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2012
87
Loads of fresh, sweet black cherries, licorice and espresso, coupled with round, soft textures and a forward profile. The wine was produced from a blend of 80% Merlot and 20% Cabernet Franc.

Loads of fresh, sweet black cherries, licorice and espresso, coupled with round, soft textures and a forward profile. The wine was produced from a blend of 80% Merlot and 20% Cabernet Franc.

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Medium bodied, simple, red berries with some dryness in the finish. 86-88 Pts

Medium bodied, simple, red berries with some dryness in the finish. 86-88 Pts

3,113 Views   Tasted
2010
88
Forward and already fun to taste, this easy to like, crowd pleasing wine offers lots of licorice, oak, sweet black raspberries and cherry. This is meant to enjoy in its youth. At about $15, this is a steal!

Forward and already fun to taste, this easy to like, crowd pleasing wine offers lots of licorice, oak, sweet black raspberries and cherry. This is meant to enjoy in its youth. At about $15, this is a steal!

1,982 Views   Tasted
2009
88
Solid value Bordeaux wine. Already open, with a forward, soft, sweet black cherry, licorice and coffee bean character, drink this on the young side.

Solid value Bordeaux wine. Already open, with a forward, soft, sweet black cherry, licorice and coffee bean character, drink this on the young side.

2,426 Views   Tasted
2005
89
Easy to drink and like, with its open, uncomplicated, licorice, black cherry, chocolate and coffee bean filled personality. This is not a wine to age. It's a wine to consume.

Easy to drink and like, with its open, uncomplicated, licorice, black cherry, chocolate and coffee bean filled personality. This is not a wine to age. It's a wine to consume.

2,680 Views   Tasted