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Clos de la Vieille Église

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2020 Clos de la Vieille Église  (Pomerol) 90

Deeply colored, the wine opens with black plums and cherries, oak, wet earth, anise and flowers. Medium-bodied, soft, silky and polished, with a nice sweetness to the elegant fruits and freshness in the finish. This will be even better with a few years of aging. 89-91 Pts

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2019 Clos de la Vieille Église  (Pomerol) 89

Bright, fresh and fruity with a citrus, plum and cherry core of fruits, soft textures and a plummy finish. 88-90 Pts

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2018 Clos de la Vieille Église  (Pomerol) 88

A light touch of oak, soft, silky textures, and ripe, sweet plums with hints of cocoa fill out this wine on the palate. Medium-bodied and forward, give it a few years in the cellar for further development. 88 Points

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Medium bodied, fruity and correct, you'll find more ripeness, form and fruit than usual. The wine starts off well but finishes a bit short. 87-89 Pts

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2017 Clos de la Vieille Église  (Pomerol) 87

Strawberries and cherries fashioned in a medium bodied, forward, uncomplicated, early drinking style, prepare for a pleasant bit of chocolate in the endnote. 87 Points

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2016 Clos de la Vieille Église  (Pomerol) 87

Open, easy drinking, red cherry filled wine, this is a Pomerol for early drinking consumption. 87 Points

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Forward in style with a spicy, red cherry core, this wine is pleasant but lacking in depth and concentration. 85 Points

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2015 Clos de la Vieille Église  (Pomerol) 89

Plum and mocha on the nose, this wine is medium-bodied, soft textured and ends with a newly-picked, piquant, herbal, cherry finish. This wine was made from a blend of 70% Merlot and 30% Cabernet Franc. This could be the best wine yet from Clos de la Vieille Eglise. 88 - 90 Pts

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2014 Clos de la Vieille Église  (Pomerol) 86

With dark chocolate and plum on the nose, this medium-bodied wine ends with a sweet, cherry tart of a finish. Made from a blend of 70% Merlot and 30% Cabernet Franc. 85-87 Pts

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2013 Clos de la Vieille Église  (Pomerol) 85

Fresh, medium bodied, slightly tart red fruits and a lot of spice are found in the zippy finish. Drink this on the young side. 85 Points

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70% Merlot and 30% Cabernet Franc produced a smoky, bright, black raspberry-scented wine that finishes with sharp, crisp red berries. 85-87 Pts

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2012 Clos de la Vieille Église  (Pomerol) 85

Earthy, dusty cherries with a sweet and tart, raspberry and plum finish that will be best in its youth. 85 Points

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2010 Clos de la Vieille Église  (Pomerol) 87

Fresh, sweet and tart fruits, licorice, earth and a hint of dark chocolate in a forward, plummy, open, early drinking style. This is slightly better and more interesting than the 2009. 87 Points

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2009 Clos de la Vieille Église  (Pomerol) 87

Floral, thyme and sweet, black raspberry scents open to a soft, forward, easy drinking Pomerol that should be best in its youth. 87 Points

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2005 Clos de la Vieille Église  (Pomerol) 86

Fresh herb, earth and mushroom aromas on the nose, medium bodied and soft, but firm textured, with a raspberry and bright cherry note in the ready to drink finish. 86 Points

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