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Petit Cheval Bordeaux Blend Wine 2013

Member Review by JonDerry:

Rich, red black in color. Some sweet soil with a hint of red fruit and musky overtones on the nose. Very light on the palate with a little tannic grip showing, but overall there is some emptiness in the mid palate behind the weak combination of fruit, soil, and acidity. Disappointing 87-88 points.

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Snooth User: JonDerry
6804463,185
2.50 5
Vintage: 2005 07/13/2011

Rich, red black in color. Some sweet soil with a hint of red fruit and musky overtones on the nose. Very light on the palate with a little tannic grip showing, but overall there is some emptiness in the mid palate behind the weak combination of fruit, soil, and acidity. Disappointing 87-88 points.


Snooth User: tartechoc
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4.00 5
Vintage: 2005 01/01/2010

Four glasses


Snooth User: tsanchezt
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3.50 5
Vintage: 2004 08/25/2010

Three and a half glasses


External Reviews for Petit Cheval Bordeaux Blend Wine

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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
10/15/2009

Wonderful aromas of chocolate, spice and toasted oak. Full-bodied, with really fine tannins and a long, flavorful finish. Excellent for the second wine of Cheval-Blanc. Gorgeous. Score range: 92-94 (JS) Wine Spectator. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2005 Le Petit Cheval 3000ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
04/28/2010

One of the stronger second wines I have tasted from manager/winemaker, Pierre Lurton, the 2006 Le Petit Cheval exhibits a dark ruby hue along with sweet red and black fruit notes intermixed with underbrush, forest floor, and licorice characteristics.... Robert Parker. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2006 Le Petit Cheval 750ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
08/02/2010

Delivers plum and spices on the nose, with hints of coffee and black licorice. Full-bodied, offering a wonderful silky texture and a long, long finish. So inviting and delicious already. -JS Wine Spectator. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2009 Le Petit Cheval 750ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
10/12/2010

Readers should take note of the estate's second wine, the delicious, up-front, Cheval-like Le Petit Cheval. The 2005 may be the finest example of this cuvee yet produced. Lastly, readers should be aware that the owners of Cheval Blanc recently purcha... Robert Parker's Wine Advocate. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2005 Le Petit Cheval 1500ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
10/10/2010

Has a gorgeous nose of blackberry, sweet tobacco and green olive. Medium- to full-bodied, with seamless tannins and a long, pretty finish. Needs a little more concentration to be outstanding. Already very enjoyable. The second wine of Cheval-Blanc. B... Wine Spectator. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2005 Le Petit Cheval 1500ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
08/31/2012

A fresh and fruity wine, with blackberry and cherry character, medium body and a clean finish. Pretty and delicious. Second wine of Cheval-Blanc. Drink now through 2006. (JS) Wine Spectator. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2000 Le Petit Cheval 750ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
07/06/2011

Love the mineral, violets and berries on the nose. Turns to chocolate too. This is so silky and beautiful, with amazing texture for a second wine. Long and beautiful. It's like a top Pomerol this year. Better than 2009. 75% Merlot and 25% Cabernet Fr... James Suckling. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2010 Le Petit Cheval 750ml


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