A prominent black currant aroma and ripe tannins give this wine a fine balance. The core is dry and firm, exhibiting the potential to age and certainly offering final richness. Drink from 2022. Read more
A prominent black currant aroma and ripe tannins give this wine a fine balance. The core is dry and firm, exhibiting the potential to age and certainly offering final richness. Drink from 2022.
Notes of spicy oak and dark earth here. This has a succulent, fresh feel with dark berries and plums and gently chewy tannins to close. Drink now.
The 2017 Maucaillou is deep garnet-purple colored with oaky, earthy, vague plums and cassis notes with an herbal undercurrent. The palate has a good amount of cedar- and spice-laced black fruit with a plush texture and woody finish. Drinking Window : 2020 - 2027
The 2017 Château Maucaillou has a charming, fruit forward style, and while not overtly powerful, it has a unique, complex bouquet, ripe tannin, and a good finish. Drink it over the coming 10-12 years.
Nez de fruits rouges, trace végétale, boisé appuyé. Le vin n’apparaît pas dans sa pureté.
The 2017 Maucaillou has a slightly muffled bouquet with mulberry and briary scents that need more focus and clarity. The palate is medium-bodied with light grainy tannin. On both occasions that I encountered this wine, it seemed a little green around the edges with a light, earthy and slightly animally finish.
Sadly, élevage has not helped the 2017 Maucaillou. Its dried-out fruit and slender build suggest drinking within the next year or two.
Fruits rouges, fin, boisé blond, de la fraîcheur, réglisse, tanins serrés, net, sapide. 14/20
- Producer: Château Maucaillou
- Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon Cabernet Franc Malbec Merlot Petit Verdot
- Region: Bordeaux
- Alcohol: 13.5%
- Net volume: 750ml
- Vintage: 2017
Style GuideLight Intense
International Marketplace Product: Estimated dispatch from Sydney warehouse: June 30th, 2024
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