Chateau Coutet – First Growth Barsac
Bill Blatch: This is a very sweet Coutet, unusually rich and fat, yet underneath, those typical fine, steely tones are creeping back in, making it great for starting to drink this year. It is just taking a little time to “un-smother” from its weight.
£367.56 / case bottles
£392.17 / case halves
Wine Advocate – Score 92/100
International Wine Cellar – Score 91/100: Pale-medium gold. Racy aromas.
Wine Spectator – Score 94/100: Almost as excellent as the 2003.
Jancis Robinson – Score 17/20
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