• RP: 92

    Robert Parker Score

    92

    Close
  • WA: 80

    Wine Advocate Score

    (90-92)

    Close

Chateau Leoville Barton St Julien 2006

Winemaker's Notes:

A huge wine. The stunningly complex and perfumed nose has aaromas of pure berry fruit, mocha, spice and reviving minerality,combined with the richness evident in the Langoa. The palate is at thesame time exuberantly rich and enticing as well as being demurelydelicate and fresh with an astoundingly long length. The greatstructure implies that this will require some patience. This is a superblysexy Leoville Barton that has a certain "wow" factor and is a cellarmust-have. (William Gossip, BBR Fine Wine Specialist, Oct 2008)

  • + My Wines

    My Wines

    Save in My Wines

    Add to Wishlist

    My Cellar

  • + List It
  • + Critic Score

    Submit a Critic Score

    Score:

    Name of Critic:

    Close
3.9 5 0.5
Average Rating Rate It Add
Château Léoville-barton:
The history of Langoa and Leoville Barton is the history of a family who have managed to preserve their inheritance for more than 2 centuries. From one generetion to another the wines produced by the two properties have maintained the quality of their classification, offering wines at the very top of their appellation.

Member Reviews for Chateau Leoville Barton St Julien

Add your review
Snooth User: edub
151871330
4.00 5
01/18/2010

this wine was sampled over a several hour period while in the decanter. At first this wine seems elegant, and quite tight, as it opens it reveals a nose of smokey fruits and meats, tar, leather, spice, black cherries and great length. After the 6 hour mark this wine opened, became multi dimensional, and gained much body, was quite big, and had super length. I was stunned by this wine. Beautiful. Perhaps my favorite 2006 from bordeaux.


External Reviews for Chateau Leoville Barton St Julien

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
02/12/2009

This classically made, dense purple-hued wine exhibits enormous potential, but currently it is forebodingly backward, dense, and broad. Once again, proprietor Anthony Barton delivers a wine with super... Robert Parker. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2006 Leoville-Barton 6000ml


External Review
Source: Millesima USA LLC
10/15/2009

The nose is restrained but very intense and concentrated and of stunning class. The wine is very closed on the palate with remarkable texture and a core of fruit. Powerful tannins conceal the wine and hold it together. This will be long lived. Robert Parker 95. Tasted from barrel April '07.


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
01/16/2009

Much like its more famous sibling, Leoville Barton, the 2006 Langoa Barton is a heady, ripe, dense, tannic, powerful wine possessing a deep ruby/purple color as well as aromas of underbrush, damp eart... Robert Parker. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2006 Langoa Barton 1500ml


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

Good bright ruby-red. Pretty aromas of black cherry, cassis, tobacco leaf, minerals, licorice and violet. Chewy, rich and deep, with good dense mid-palate fruit and excellent concentration. Fuller and sweeter than the Langoa. Finishes long and deline... Stephen Tanzer's IWC. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2006 Leoville-Barton 3000ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
03/23/2009

There's a great dark color to this, with intense aromas of cedar, wood, new leather and crushed blackberry. Full-bodied, with loads of fruit and a firm, powerful palate. Long and mouthpuckering. A muscular baby. Best after 2015. 18,750 cases made Wine Spectator. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2006 Leoville-Barton 1500ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
01/16/2009

Very balanced and pretty, with violet and currant. Full and silky. Gorgeous. Harmonious. —J.S. Wine Spectator. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2006 Leoville-Barton 3000ml


External Review
02/12/2011

Der Wein ist von dichtem, dunklen Rotbraun und lässt schon bei der ersten Kontaktaufnahme ein äusserst komplexes Bouquet erkennen. Der Geschmack geht von einer vollen, fleischigen, seidigen Ansprache zu einem tanninreichen, aber köstlich saftigem und sehr langen Abgang über. Ein grosser Klassiker mit schöner Terroirnote.


1 2


All Prices

Shipping to:

A huge wine. The stunningly complex and perfumed nose has aaromas of pure berry fruit, mocha, spice and reviving minerality,combined with the richness evident in the Langoa. The palate is at thesame time exuberantly rich and enticing as well as being demurelydelicate and fresh with an astoundingly long length. The greatstructure implies that this will require some patience. This is a superblysexy Leoville Barton that has a certain "wow" factor and is a cellarmust-have. (William Gossip, BBR Fine Wine Specialist, Oct 2008)

Recipe Downloader

RiceSelect

Best Wine Deals

See More Deals »







Snooth Media Network