Haut Brion Pessac Leognan Blanc 1995

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Emerging from a very backward state, the 1995 La Mission has a dense ruby/purple color to the rim. Its nose of smoke, sweet charred earth intermixe... Read more

In this vintage, the Haut-Brion blanc contained less Semillon because Jean Delmas thought the drought had negatively impacted this varietal more th... Read more

This is always a quintessential, elegant style of Graves that ages beautifully. The 1995 is as elegant and pure as the 1994, but not as concentrate... Read more

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External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
12/16/2011

Emerging from a very backward state, the 1995 La Mission has a dense ruby/purple color to the rim. Its nose of smoke, sweet charred earth intermixed with black currant and blueberry as well as mineral is beginning to gain intensity. In the mouth this... Robert Parkers Wine Advocate. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 1995 Mission Haut Brion, La 750ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
12/21/2011

In this vintage, the Haut-Brion blanc contained less Semillon because Jean Delmas thought the drought had negatively impacted this varietal more than Sauvignon. Consequently, the 1995 is less grandiose in its proportions, but still one of the two bes... Robert Parkers Wine Advocate. A Bordeaux Blanc wine from Bordeaux in France. 1995 Haut Brion Blanc 750ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
09/13/2011

This is always a quintessential, elegant style of Graves that ages beautifully. The 1995 is as elegant and pure as the 1994, but not as concentrated. With medium body, a spicy, sweet, berry perfume, and a moderately tannic finish, it will need 4-5 ye... Robert Parkers Wine Advocate. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 1995 Haut Bailly 750ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
09/23/2010

The 1995 opens in the glass, but it lacks the profound concentration and expressiveness found in the greatest vintages of this wine. The healthy dark ruby/purple color is followed by toasty, lead pencil, roasted herb, and black fruit aromas. Medium-b... Robert Parker's Wine Advocate. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 1995 Mission Haut Brion, La 750ml


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