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Product Details

Sku 421214
Country France
Region Bordeaux
Appellation St. Emilion
Winery La Mondotte
Type Red
Vintage 2016
Varietal Bordeaux Blend
Volume 750ML

La Mondotte 2016 (750ML)

In Stock — Zachys NY

Critics

Wine Advocate Notes
"93-95 Points, Neal Martin, Robert Parker's Wine Advocate: ""The 2016 La Mondotte is a blend of 80% Merlot and 20% Cabernet Franc this year, picked between 29 September and 15 October and matured in 70% new oak. The alcohol level is around 14.5%. It has a lucid purple hue in the glass. The bouquet is very perfumed, very pure with luscious red cherries, blueberry and a hint of sloes, the new oak discrete and allowing the terroir to shine through perhaps more than the 2015 last year. The palate is silky smooth on the entry, but underneath the bonnet, there is considerable tannic backbone that certainly can be felt more towards the finish that exerts a light grip. In a strange way, it reminds me a little of Ch√Ęteau Canon! Give this 4-5 years once in bottle."" 4/17 #230"
Antonio Galloni
"94-97 Points, Antonio Galloni, Vinous: ""The 2016 La Mondotte is exceptionally beautiful today. Chalk, limestone and a host of soil-driven notes make La Mondotte one of the most distinctive wines of the vintage. The 2016 is remarkably translucent for such a big wine. It offers plenty of the signature darkness, but it is also brisk and full of energy."" 4/17"
James Suckling Notes
97 Points, James Suckling: "So much black truffle and blueberry on the nose. Decadent and aromatic. Wet soil. Indian ink. Full-bodied, polished and so velvety with fantastic depth of fruit and ripe tannins, yet powerful and fresh. Slightly minerally and salty underneath." 2/19
Wine Spectator Notes
"97-100 Points, Wine Spectator: ""This is a towering display of purity, with unadulterated cassis and raspberry fruit coursing along live-wire acidity while light chalk, anise and black tea notes fill in. Has serious grip, but it's buried in that jaw-dropping core of fruit. And this has minerality to burn. A stunner."" 4/17"

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