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Château la Mission Haut Brion Grand Cru Classé Pessac-Léognan Chateau . a-A/b. Etc 1992

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Château La Mission Haut-brion:
When the wine is young, the initial sensation is its unctuousness, the softness of a very ripe grape, the freshness of aromas and at the same time the texture of very special tanins. These meld with a trace of mineral in the wine. It is as if the land was in the glass, comprising notes of roasted coffee beans, cocoa and tobacco. This delicate bitterness is somewhat reminiscent of crystallized c... Read more
When the wine is young, the initial sensation is its unctuousness, the softness of a very ripe grape, the freshness of aromas and at the same time the texture of very special tanins. These meld with a trace of mineral in the wine. It is as if the land was in the glass, comprising notes of roasted coffee beans, cocoa and tobacco. This delicate bitterness is somewhat reminiscent of crystallized cherry-stones seeped in spirit. It is certainly a penchant for revealing all its qualities at once that distinguishes the wines of La Mission and pleases a lot of tasters. It is also the consummate expression of the land of the Graves of Pessac. When maturing, this wine is still generous, openly proffering all its qualities. This hedonistic side is one of its most attractive particularities. Read less

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12/25/2009

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External Reviews for Château la Mission Haut Brion Grand Cru Classé Pessac-Léognan Chateau . a-A/b. Etc

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Source: SoDivin
05/06/2009

1er Cru Classé


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
09/22/2010

Forty percent of the 1992 harvest was eliminated from Haut-Brion's final blend. The result is a stylish yet authoritatively flavored wine that reminds me of a slightly down-sized version of the superb 1985. A beautiful deep ruby color is followed b... Robert Parker's Wine Advocate. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 1992 Haut Brion 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
05/20/2009

A Bordeaux Blanc wine from Bordeaux in France. 1992 Haut Brion Blanc 750ml


External Review
Source: SoDivin
07/10/2009

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