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1995 Calon-Segur (750ml-12pk OWC)

1996 Calon-Segur (750ml-12pk OWC)

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1995 Calon-Segur

Region: Red Bordeaux
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List Price: $2,160.00       Our Price: $1,800.00
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750ml-12pk OWC

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Calon-Segur-1995-750ml-12pk OWC-Red-Bordeaux-France

Tasting Notes
Neal Martin, Wine Journal, eRobert Parker 95
"This has a very backward nose with an almost animal-like intensity. The Cabernet Sauvignon is dominant with cedar, smoke and sous-bois characteristics coming through. Superb definition with a little more attack than the 1996 (which is not dissimilar in style.) The palate is extremely backward, almost chunky and tannic, much more primal than the ?96 with blackberry, briary, bilberry complemented by hawthorn and leather. Very well balanced towards the charming finish which is developing an enthralling sense of harmony and effortless. A wine that put Mdm. Gasqueton on the map and still with so much to give in future years. Drink 2015-2040. " Tasted November 2008.
James Suckling 97
"I always loved this wine from the first time I tasted it in 1998. It has such purity and power yet it's reserved and beautiful. It's one of the best Calons ever. I drank a bottle with some friends in Manhattan last week and it was the wine of the evening. It was full-bodied with silky tannins and a focused and intense finish. Lots of currant and berry character and hints of dried spices. It's finally opening up and giving real pleasure now like so many 1995 Bordeaux at the moment."