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Chateau Montrose St Estephe 2009

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This is not an in stock item but a brokered wine that will be delivered in 6-8 weeks. Call us with any questions though and we will answer them for you. 914-834-2134. This product is only sold by the case. 12x750ml

Member Reviews for Chateau Montrose St Estephe

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Snooth User: Brian Hammond
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3.50 5
06/01/2012

Three and a half glasses


External Reviews for Chateau Montrose St Estephe

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
11/04/2010

1989 and 1990 deja vu all over again? If you think the 2003 Montrose (which merited 100 points) was powerful (13.2% alcohol), keep in mind that the 2009 Montrose came in at 13.7% alcohol. There is no sense of hotness, only extraordinary transparency ... Robert Parker's Wine Advocate. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2009 Montrose 6000ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
01/24/2013

72% of the production. 65% Cabernet Sauvignon, 29% Merlot, 5% Cabernet Franc, and 1% Petit Verdot. The yields at harvest were up to 38hl/ha.The color is super dark inky purple almost black and opaque and a fuchsia rim. This is pure un-adulterated Ca... Andy Frieden. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2009 Montrose 1500ml


External Review
05/18/2010

1 x 375ML Half Bottle


External Review
Source: Prestige Wine & Spirits
09/22/2012

A colossal effort, the 2009 Montrose represents a hypothetical blend of the monumental duo of 1989 and 1990 combined with the phenomenal 2003. With 13.7% alcohol (an all-time high at Montrose), it is a blend of 65% Cabernet Sauvignon, 29% Merlot and the rest tiny quantities of Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. Some structure and minerality can be detected in the background, but the overall impression is one of massive blackberry, black currant and mulberry fruit intermixed with forest floor, damp earth, crushed rocks and a hint of spring flowers. Full-bodied with sweet but abundant tannin, Jean-Bernard Delmas believes this is the greatest wine he has made during his short tenure at Montrose since retiring from Haut-Brion. This wine will undoubtedly shut down for a decade, then unleash its power, glory and potential perfection. Anticipated maturity: 2020-2050+.


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
10/10/2014

A colossal effort the 2009 Montrose represents a hypothetical blend of the monumental duo of 1989 and 1990 combined with the phenomenal 2003. With 13.7% alcohol (an all-time high at Montrose) it is a blend of 65% Cabernet Sauvignon 29% Merlot and the rest tiny quantities of Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. Some structure and minerality can be detected in the background but the overall impression is one of massive blackberry black currant and mulberry fruit intermixed with forest floor damp earth crushed rocks and a hint of spring flowers. Full-bodied with sweet but abundant tannin Jean-Bernard Delmas believes this is the greatest wine he has made during his short tenure at Montrose since retiring from Haut-Brion. This wine will undoubtedly shut down for a decade then unleash its power glory and potential perfection. Anticipated maturity: 2020-2050+. Robert Parkers Wine Advocate.


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
10/10/2014

Blueberries currants and Indian spices on the nose follow through to a full body with ultra-fine tannins and a lovely finish. It s intense and refined. A beauty. It goes on for minutes. Speechless. Better and cleaner than the great 1990. Try in 2022. James Suckling.


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

72% of the production. 65% Cabernet Sauvignon 29% Merlot 5% Cabernet Franc and 1% Petit Verdot. The yields at harvest were up to 38hl/ha.The color is super dark inky purple almost black and opaque and a fuchsia rim. This is pure un-adulterated Cabernet Sauvignon in spades. A persistent perfume of crushed flower blossoms with spicy blackberry fruit has a pinch of tobacco leaf and fresh earth to round out the complex aromas on this wine. The entry to this wine is incredibly supple and builds in power with plus concentration of black and blue fruit. Blackberry and ollallieberry enter the palate and peak with black raspberry in a solid core of power and intensity that are supported by super fine powdery tannins. This wine is precise and has a mineral component of crushed rocks fresh earth and gravel s that supports this amazing Cabernet fruit. Montrose is on top of their game and definitely the top wine from the Saint Estephe appellation. Andy Frieden.


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