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Cheval Blanc Saint Emilion 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

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Château Cheval Blanc:
Château Cheval Blanc is one of the rare Bordeaux properties to stay in a single family for over 150 years.
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Coconut Rice Sweet Potato Cheesecake

RiceSelect's creamy Arborio gets blended with sweet potato, coconut milk and vanilla to create this decadent cheesecake. Pairs well with Saunternes; a white dessert wine that has hints of coconut from aging in oak barrels.

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External Reviews for Cheval Blanc Saint Emilion

External Review
Source: Millesima USA LLC
05/18/2010

1 x 3000ML Double-Magnum


External Review
Source: Morrell & Company
12/15/2011

" The harvest for the 2009 Cheval Blanc began in mid-September and finished on October 8. One of this estate's greatest wines


External Review
Source: Morrell & Company
12/15/2011

but no heaviness or fatigue


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
06/20/2014

Bright red-ruby. Flamboyant yet classy aromas and flavors of raspberry mocha coffee and herbs. Like liquid velvet in the mouth but with great lift and perfume giving the wine outstanding inner-palate verve. Wonderfully rich and classically dry Cheval with noble tannins strong mineral energy and great lingering aromatic character. Atypically full and approachable for young Cheval Blanc but I m not complaining. One of the longest wines of the vintage and among my handful of favorites. St


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
06/20/2014

Served blind at the Southwold 2009 tasting. What a sophisticated Saint Emilion this is. There is a lot of finesse on the nose with pure Morello cherry redcurrants and fresh strawberries all with stunning delineation. The palate is medium-bodied with very fine tannins. There is real backbone to this wine yet it maintains wonderful finesse and poise. The finish is clinically focused with a very long finish. This is a beautifully crafted Cheval Blanc that will reward years of cellaring. Tasted J


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
06/20/2014

A record 65% of the harvest was dedicated to the grand vin this vintage. From a 60/40 blend of merlot and cabernet franc they achieved what they considered to be high alcohol level of 13.9. Deeply concentrated spicy fragrance coming from the high portion of franc. Medium full palate weight there s a hint of earthy terroir combining some creaminess in an elegantly focused presence on the palate. While there s along finish to be found the fruit presence falls a touch short to reveal some fine t


External Review
Source: Millesima USA LLC
05/18/2010

1 x 750ML Bottle


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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

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