Château Cos d'Estournel Saint-Estèphe Red Bordeaux Blend 2000

9.3140 ratings on Delectable
$199

This is a fantastic Cos d'Estournel... It is adorned with a lovely nose: blackberry, wild hedgerow, espresso, a touch of chocolate and sandalwood. Very fine definition and vigour. The palate is full-bodied with ripe tannins, superb symmetrical structure, dense, obdurate black fruits, a saline note, very well balanced, very focused, broadening out nicely towards the ravishing, supple finish. Excellent. eRobertParker.com (Neal Martin)

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Ratings on Delectable

Cristin Brown Delectable Pro

So lucky someone thought to share this wine with me. Tart and mouthwatering and still so fresh.

So lucky someone thought to share this wine with me. Tart and mouthwatering and still so fresh.

8.8

James Parker Huston, CWE Delectable Pro

Sommelier Charlie Palmer

Legendary!

Legendary!

9.6

Tom Kobylarz Delectable Pro

Cos is a wine I have only tried a few times. A collector darling, most who collect it are fanatic only about Cos. Kind of like how Pittsburgh sports fans if you are familiar. These were both exceptional. The 2000 showed some tertiary aspects in the nose, less so in the palate as a strong, tannic structure bolstered my thoughts of much further longevity than the nose hinted to. Flush with the firm and chewy tannin Saint-Estephe wines sport for more time than their southerly Medoc counterparts. Plenty of layered, savory and pristine black and red fruits fan out over the structure. The 2005 is even more complex and dense and I would have to think will age at a glacial pace as this was just getting going from what I could tell as it was showing so young and tight. #cosdestournel #bordeaux #wine

Cos is a wine I have only tried a few times. A collector darling, most who collect it are fanatic only about Cos. Kind of like how Pittsburgh sports fans if you are familiar. These were both exceptional. The 2000 showed some tertiary aspects in the nose, less so in the palate as a strong, tannic structure bolstered my thoughts of much further longevity than the nose hinted to. Flush with the firm and chewy tannin Saint-Estephe wines sport for more time than their southerly Medoc counterparts. Plenty of layered, savory and pristine black and red fruits fan out over the structure. The 2005 is even more complex and dense and I would have to think will age at a glacial pace as this was just getting going from what I could tell as it was showing so young and tight. #cosdestournel #bordeaux #wine

9.7

Pedro Rusk Delectable Pro

Wine Educator Kendall Jackson

A very very good year indeed

A very very good year indeed

9.7