Château Monbousquet Saint-Emilion Red Bordeaux Blend 2003

9.135 ratings on Delectable
$59.99

From a mixture of sand, gravel, and clay soils, this unheralded terroir produces wines well-above its pedigree thanks to the extraordinary efforts of proprietors Chantal and Gerard Perse. The wines are given a 4- to 5-week maceration in both stainless steel and oak, and are aged sur-lie in new oak. The dark ruby/purple-colored 2003 offers up notes of smoky meats, melted licorice, jammy black cherries, spice box, earth, and cedar. This plump, fleshy, sexy, unfined, unfiltered wine represents a classic... Robert Parker

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Ratings on Delectable

Lauren Jenks Delectable Pro

Stinky big rusty nose, big dry violety finish.

Stinky big rusty nose, big dry violety finish.

9.1

Stephen Solaka Delectable Pro

2003 Vintage

2003 Vintage

9.2

Michael Hildbold Delectable Pro

Funky and great.

Funky and great.

9.3

sasha

muted, balanced tannins and almost dusty fruit, ready to drink NOW

muted, balanced tannins and almost dusty fruit, ready to drink NOW

8.5