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2002 Château La Vieille Cure (750ml) [Printable View]
  Producer: Château La Vieille Cure la-vieille-cure.com   details
Appellation: Fronsac - Libournais - France (AOC)
Type: red
Varietal: Merlot - Cabernet Franc - Cabernet Sauvignon
Maturity: Drink
Rating: n/a
Est. Price: n/a
 
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rated (2003 vintage, 750ml bottle) : March 31, 2006 , Wine Spectator winespectator.com
90 points "This is really beautiful and balanced, with berry and light vanilla character. Full-bodied, densely balanced yet refined and caressing. Beautiful wine. From American owner Colin Ferrenbach. Best after 2006. 4,830 cases made. (JS)" Best 2007-
rated (2001 vintage, 750ml bottle) : November 12, 2006 , Steve Linklater
Best 2008-2015
rated (2005 vintage, 750ml bottle) : April 4, 2006 , Robert Parker erobertparker.com
91 points "While the 2005 does not equal the prodigious 2003 (the finest La Vieille Cure to date), this Merlot-dominated effort was fashioned under the guidance of Michel Rolland. It is a dense, powerful, dark ruby/purple-tinged offering exhibiting a big structure, loads of substance as well as extract, and high tannin. Give this sleeper of the vintage 2-3 years of bottle age and consume it over the following two decades. (89-91)" Best 2008-2028
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