Château Palmer 1996

Cabernet Sauvignon Blend

—VINTAGES#: 625806
Château Palmer 1996
This wine, a blend of 55% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Merlot, and 5% Petit Verdot, is performing well after its July, 1998 bottling. It boasts an impressively saturated purple color, in addition to a backward yet intense nose of black plums, currants, licorice, and smoke. Following terrific fruit on the attack, the wine's structure and tannin take over. There is plenty of sweet fruit, and the tannin is well-integrated, but the wine requires 7-8 years of cellaring. Anticipated maturity: 2007-2028. Score - 91. (Robert Parker Jr., robertparker.com, April 22, 1999.)
$680.00

Product Details

Release Date:
November 21, 2018
750 mL bottle
Alcohol/Vol
14.0%
Made in:
Bordeaux, France
By:
Château Palmer
Sweetness Descriptor:
XD - Extra Dry
Varietal:
Cabernet Sauvignon Blend

Product Availability

Available in Selected Store
 Units available
See Store Availability Please contact the store to confirm quantity.
Select Store
Need it by Christmas Eve?

• For In-Store Pick Up, order by Dec. 15.
• For Home Delivery, order by Dec. 17.
• For Next Day Delivery, order by Dec. 18.

*Order by 1:00 pm for next business day delivery. Available for most products in selected areas of the province.
BUY NOW

NOTE: Prices subject to change without notice. Prices include container deposit fees where applicable. All products may not be available in all stores. Select products may be available to customers in limited quantity. Value Added Products are subject to limited availability and may not be included with online purchases. Earn 1 AIR MILES® reward mile for every $30* spent each month. *Excluding HST, container deposit, and charity donations. Air Miles for online purchases will be awarded on the date of shipment and not the date of order. The above-noted alcohol content may differ from the alcohol content displayed on the bottle label due to the timing of changes in vintage dates or production lot codes. Customers are advised to read the bottle labels to confirm the actual alcohol content of their purchases. The vintage year displayed on the product image may differ from the stock available in stores and online.