2018 Chateau Nenin (750ml) »FUTURES«

Merlot from Pomerol, Bordeaux, France

2018 Chateau Nenin
97JS
95WA

This is a special wine with unique black-cherry character and hints of hazelnuts. Full bodied, tight and totally melted together with the firm and ultra-fine tannins Extremely long.

96-97 points, James Suckling (Apr 2019)

The 2018 Nenin is made up of 63% Merlot and 37% Cabernet Franc and has 14.6% alcohol. Yields were 33.8 hectoliters per hectare, and grapes were harvested between September 13 and October 12. The wine is to be aged in barriques, 45% new, and the finished blend was put into barrels last December. Deep purple-black in color, it sings of Morello cherries, Black Forest cake, licorice and lavender with a core of plum preserves, unsmoked tobacco and warm blackberries plus a waft of Provence herbs. Full-bodied and concentrated yet bursting with energy, it has a solid backbone of firm, rounded tannins and bags of freshness, finishing long.

93-95 points, Lisa Perrotti-Brown, Wine Advocate (Issue # Interim - Apr 2019)

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$66.88
This is a Futures item. 2018 futures will begin arriving in 2021. 15 bottles available.

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