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Chateau Bolaire Bordeaux Superieur 2008

External Review by JJ Buckley Fine Wines:

Bright, dark red. Redcurrant, tobacco and menthol on the nose. Broad, sweet and fairly full in the mouth, with a fine grain to the flavors of currant, tobacco, herbs and earth... Stephen Tanzers IWC. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2008 Bolaire Bordeaux Superieur 750ml

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Château Bolaire:
Château Bolaire, built in 1860, is located at the “end of the island" of Macau en Médoc. This land, nowadays connected to the peninsula “médulienne”, was in the past an island of the Garonne. Benefiting from conditions favourable with the vine growing (proximity of the river, natural drainage), this terroir has a distinctive wine history: 16th and the beginning of the 17th century represent th... Read more
Château Bolaire, built in 1860, is located at the “end of the island" of Macau en Médoc. This land, nowadays connected to the peninsula “médulienne”, was in the past an island of the Garonne. Benefiting from conditions favourable with the vine growing (proximity of the river, natural drainage), this terroir has a distinctive wine history: 16th and the beginning of the 17th century represent the golden age of these vineyards. From this glorious period, the vineyard has evolved, but the tradition remains quite present: the grape variety Petit Verdot accounts for 39% of the planted grape varieties. Château Bolaire belongs to Vincent Mulliez today, also owner of Château Belle-Vue and Château de Gironville, in the Haut-Médoc appellation. Read less

External Reviews for Chateau Bolaire Bordeaux Superieur

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
02/25/2012

Bright, dark red. Redcurrant, tobacco and menthol on the nose. Broad, sweet and fairly full in the mouth, with a fine grain to the flavors of currant, tobacco, herbs and earth... Stephen Tanzers IWC. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2008 Bolaire Bordeaux Superieur 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
02/23/2012

Another very good generic Bordeaux with committed ownership as well as a vision of quality, this blend of 40% Merlot, 35% Petit Verdot, and 25% Cabernet Sauvignon exhibits a dense ruby/purple color in addition to a sweet perfume of asphalt, blackberr... Robert Parkers Wine Advocate. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2008 Bolaire Bordeaux Superieur 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
11/14/2013

Bright dark red. Redcurrant tobacco and menthol on the nose. Broad sweet and fairly full in the mouth with a fine grain to the flavors of currant tobacco herbs and earth... Stephen Tanzers IWC.



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