Château Palmer 2008

Merlot Blend

750 mL bottle  |   VINTAGES#:  625681
$590.00
RP
94
Château Palmer 2008 from LCBO
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    A stunning success for the vintage, and possibly the Margaux of the year, this wine, which achieved 13.5% natural alcohol, is a blend of 51% Merlot, 41% Cabernet Sauvignon and 8% Petit Verdot. Loads of barbecue smoke, licorice, incense, blackberry, new saddle leather and forest floor notes jump from the glass of this dense, purple-colored wine. Extraordinarily intense and full-bodied, with plenty of tannin, but not the formidable structure of the 2010, this is going to be one of the longest-lived wines of 2008. It is full, rich, layered, and should be reasonably approachable with 3-4 years of bottle age, and will also keep for 30+ years. Score - 94. (Robert Parker Jr., robertparker.com, May 1, 2011)

    PRODUCT DETAILS

    Release Date:
    November 21, 2018
    750 mL bottle
    Alcohol/Vol:
    14%
    Made In:
    Bordeaux, France
    By:
    Château Palmer
    Sweetness Descriptor:
    XD - Extra Dry
    Varietal:
    Merlot Blend

    PRODUCT DETAILS

    Release Date:
    November 21, 2018
    750 mL bottle
    Alcohol/Vol:
    14%
    Made In:
    Bordeaux, France
    By:
    Château Palmer
    Sweetness Descriptor:
    XD - Extra Dry
    Varietal:
    Merlot Blend
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