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Château Haut-Bages Libéral Red Bordeaux Blend Pauillac 1975

Editorial Review by Gregory Dal Piaz:

Lovely nose here with direct cassis that offered nuances of gravelly dust, smoke, charred ashy wood and a very intense floral top note. This turned more savory with notes of rye bread and subtle caraway with hints of black pepper and a lovely cedary quality. This offers a great integration of fruit and structure. Up front there is a nice smokiness followed by almost liquory fruit that is cut by clean mineral notes. This offers up lovely bottle sweetness and while it is a touch coarse at first that element softens with time and the somewhat simple but sweet core of chewy fruit really carries through to the finish. this improved all night and is just excellent mature Bordeaux with plenty of life left. Drink now- 2015

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Château Haut-Bages Libéral:
When the Chateau came on the market in 1982, the great names of the Medoc region fought to buy it. The owners of Chasse Spleen were to become the proud owners. Their first vintage was a success, in no way hindered by the fact that 1982 was an exceptional year for Medoc wines. Since then, the quality of the work carried out by the wining team has not slackened and the wine they produce is becomi... Read more
When the Chateau came on the market in 1982, the great names of the Medoc region fought to buy it. The owners of Chasse Spleen were to become the proud owners. Their first vintage was a success, in no way hindered by the fact that 1982 was an exceptional year for Medoc wines. Since then, the quality of the work carried out by the wining team has not slackened and the wine they produce is becoming more and more popular with journalists and professionals of the wine world. Read less

Editorial Reviews for Château Haut-Bages Libéral Red Bordeaux Blend Pauillac

Snooth User: Gregory Dal Piaz
89065214,089
4.50 5
09/22/2008

Lovely nose here with direct cassis that offered nuances of gravelly dust, smoke, charred ashy wood and a very intense floral top note. This turned more savory with notes of rye bread and subtle caraway with hints of black pepper and a lovely cedary quality. This offers a great integration of fruit and structure. Up front there is a nice smokiness followed by almost liquory fruit that is cut by clean mineral notes. This offers up lovely bottle sweetness and while it is a touch coarse at first that element softens with time and the somewhat simple but sweet core of chewy fruit really carries through to the finish. this improved all night and is just excellent mature Bordeaux with plenty of life left. Drink now- 2015



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