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Chateau Cos d'Estournel - 2014 - Les Pagodes de Cos - 750 ml.

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France - Bordeaux - Médoc

Cabernet Sauvignon - Merlot - Petit Verdot

Red - Vintage: 2014 - Size: 750 ml.

Deep ruby color. A spicy blueberry and black cherry nose with a hint of mint and star anise. The palate is ripe and rich with a firm structure from cedary tannins balanced by sweet cherry fruit at the core. The tannins soften in the mid-palate and leave a supple and rounded texture to the finish that is lifted by acidity and given a smoky complexity from the oak.

SKU: XXI-00637
Robert Parker: 90

The 2014 Les Pagodes de Cos, now in bottle, seems to be wasting no time in appeasing those who like to drink their Bordeaux young. (And why not? This is a deuxième vin after all.) The nose is open and generous with blackberry fruit tinged with dark chocolate and a touch of mint, the graphite element not evident here as it was in barrel. The palate is medium-bodied with crisp tannin, very well-judged acidity and very fine focus. Like the Grand Vin, this is not an exotic or flamboyant Cos d'Estournel, but no way would you describe it as lean. There is an easy-drinking approachable nature to this Les Pagodes de Cos, without precluding it of precision and length, whilst the graphite note pops up right at the finish and on the aftertaste. This delightful wine should be drinking from 2018 and over the next decade. Tasted February 2017.

James Suckling: 93

The intensity of plums, spices, mushrooms and black truffles is very impressive. Full body, firm and silky tannins and a savory finish. Delicious second wine already. Better in 2020.

Wine Spectator: 90

Shows good flesh, with a core of plum, raspberry and blackberry paste flavors, underscored by racier pebble and savory notes. Delivers briary energy throughout. Best from 2018 through 2028.

Wine Enthusiast: 93

The second wine of Cos d'Estournel is powerfully packed with tannins and dark ripe fruit. It is enormously rich and intense while keeping a fine smooth texture. There is a dark core that is going to allow the wine to develop over many years. Drink from 2024.

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