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    quintus-2020-(750ml)

    • quintus-2020-(750ml)
    • quintus-2020-(750ml)

    Product Details

    Sku 511667
    Country France
    Region Bordeaux
    Appellation St. Emilion
    Producer Quintus
    Type Red
    Vintage 2020
    Varietal Bordeaux Blend
    Volume 750ML

    Quintus 2020 (750ML)

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    Critics

    Wine Advocate Notes
    95-97 Points, Lisa Perrotti-Brown, Robert Parker's Wine Advocate: "The 2020 Quintus is a blend of 62.5% Merlot and 37.5% Cabernet Franc, weighing in with an alcohol of 15.4%. Displaying a deep purple-black color, it leaps from the glass with bold notes of crushed blackberries, boysenberries and stewed plums, plus suggestions of chocolate mint, clove oil, lilacs and star anise. The full-bodied palate is densely laden with rich black fruits and floral accents, framed by well-balanced acidity and finely grained tannins, finishing with great length and impressive energy. Judging from this barrel sample, this is the finest, most complex and complete Quintus yet—bravo!" 05/21
    Neal Martin Notes
    92-94 Points, Neal Martin, Vinous: “The 2020 Quintus is very delineated and focused on the nose, offering ebullient black cherries and raspberry fruit, crushed stone and a subtle marine element that develops with aeration; great energy here. The palate is medium-bodied with lithe tannins, a perfect line of acidity and just a slight bitterness that imparts the necessary tension and sapidity on the finish. This is a very suave Saint-Émilion that will be difficult to resist in its youth.” 04/21
    Antonio Galloni
    92-94 Points, Antonio Galloni, Vinous: “The 2020 Quintus is wonderfully promising. Soft contours and generous fruit give it tons of immediate appeal. Blueberry, mocha, lavender, spice and new leather are some of the aromas and flavors that emerge over time. More than anything else, though, Quintus impresses with its harmony. The 2020 is one of the finest vintages I have tasted here.” 05/21
    James Suckling Notes
    97-98 Points, James Suckling, JamesSuckling.com: “Wow. This is very chalky and salty with lots of mineral character. It shows lots of purple fruit and firm tannins. Racy and bright. Chewy yet fine tannins. Gorgeous. Gets better and better.” 06/21
    Decanter Notes
    93 Points, Jane Anson, Decanter: “Exuberant and confident, with powerful damson and black cherry fruit flavours on the nose. Chocolate and liquorice run through the palate from beginning to end, and this is full of signature St-Emilion glamour. It has a round and supple texture through the mid palate, but the alcohol hides some of the limestone nuance at this point - it will no doubt emerge more clearly with 8 to 10 years in bottle. Harvest 11th September for the Merlot grapes and 23rd September for the Cabernet Franc.” 04/21
    Other
    94-96 Points, Jeb Dunnuck, JebDunnuck.com: “A big, velvety textured wine, especially in the vintage, the 2020 Château Quintus offers a gorgeous array of pure crème de cassis and black raspberry fruits as well as leafy herbs, graphite, and chocolate. These all carry to a full-bodied Saint-Emilion with a round, mouth-filling texture, ripe tannins, and a great finish. This estate has been firing on all cylinders of late, and this should be in the same realm as the 2016, 2018, and I suspect, the 2019.” 05/21

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