Fruity and exuberant.  Very dark and intense colour; great youth and intensity, pale rim; wild fruit, hedgerows on nose; sweet…

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Licorice, powerful:  Dark intense crimson colour, very intense nose, mint leaves, fruit salad, touch of star anise; very powerful tannic…

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Dark garnet colour with orange rim.  Already showing some development.  Lovely soft nose of apricots, raspberries and cherries.  Silky and…

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Great now, fabulous later. Dark intense colour, very rich, youthful, pale purple rim; very pointed, very precise in nose with…

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Charming and round. Much more charming than I expected.  Round and open, dark colour, very intense; in the nose aromas…

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Very dark purple colour with pale rose rim; toasted coffee, chocolate on nose; tannic intensity on the palate, chocolate again…

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Very merlot, very Le Pin.  Intense dark colour with pale rim, still very youthful; great nose, very Merlot with good…

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Surprisingly fresh.  Ruby red to garnet colour, pale orange rim; red fruit on nose, very soft; on palate, truffles, undergrowth…

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Lovely intensity.  Dark garnet red colour; cloves and spice in the nose with mint and Christmas spices and mandarin orange;…

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Profound.  Some development in the colour here – dark, garnet colour; balck and red fruit aromas on nose; finesse; Jacques…

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