[…] The satellite appellations for this report combined all the different areas I tasted from that are not from the major Bordeaux appellations. Satellite appellations can offer some of the best quality-for-the-money wines. Many of these Bordeaux wines would do well in blind tastings with wines from more illustrious terroirs.
2011 Clarisse Vieilles Vignes – Coffee bean, cocoa, plum and cherries with soft, round textures and a forward personality. 88-89 Pts
By Jeff Leve on April 19, 2012 at 3:27 pm