2005 Chateau Leoville Poyferre Saint Jullian

2005 Chateau Leoville Poyferre Saint Jullian

Wine & Spirits 95 pts: "This wine's heady rush of flavor gave one taster goosebumps. She called it sexy. "Formidable." Other technical descriptions included "the shazam," "has zazz," and "unprintable. That's some serious s#¡†." At the en primeur tastings, this ap­peared to be chunky and superripe. Now it's massive, with dark extract and exotic spice, a sophisticated wine that ends on sweetness, bitter chocolate and dark berry fruit. With all the flash, it will give a lot of pleasure as a young wine, but it has the plump Poyferré terroir drive to sustain that pleasure for years to come."

Wine Enthusiast 94 pts: "Hugely concentrated and packed with tannins, this wine shows considerable amounts of dark, extracted fruit. It wins out on impressive power, driving the fruit through the tannins, giving great richness."

  • Vintage:2005
  • Country:France
Price: $150.00
Additional Information

Additional Information

Size 750ml
Region Bordeaux
Sub Region Saint Julian
Department Cellar Wines
Varietal Red Bordeaux
Designation No