Chateau Cos D'Estournel 2009
Estimates by reputable critics:
Robert Parker 100
The presence of sulfatesyes
The wine goes well with various meat dishes - beef with mushrooms, veal with vegetables, game, and also cheeses.
The wine is dark inky purple.
Unusual, magnificent aroma of wine reveals nuances of blackberries, blueberry liqueur, white flowers, incense and graphite.
This is an incredibly rich wine with well-integrated tannins, excellent acidity and a concentrated, balanced, clean taste with hints of blackcurrant, blackberry, rice and wood. The long aftertaste of the wine is replete with tones of fruit, anise and incense.