Clos Les Lunelles Castillon Côtes de Bordeaux 2012
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Clos Les Lunelles Castillon Côtes de Bordeaux 2012

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Everything possible is done to grow perfectly ripe grapes. Thanks to a number of sophisticated vineyard operations, including green harvesting, yields have reduced considerably and the grapes are remarkably concentrated.
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From the Castillon outpost of Gérard and Chantal Perse, this blend of 80% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Franc and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon is usually the leading wine of Castillon. Rich, concentrated, full-bodied and very much in the progressive style of Perse wines, the 2012 Clos les Lunelles is inky ruby/purple and offers crushed rock minerality, blackcurrants and blackberry fruit, full-bodied opulence and remarkable density and richness. The tannins are present, but sweet and well-integrated. This is a beauty that should drink well for at least a decade or more. A major sleeper of the vintage.

Robert Parker, April 2015