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2015 Chateau De La Riviere FronsacBlend from France

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"Deep color, intense aromatic expression, marked by notes of black fruits, violet and blond tobacco. The palate is very smooth, with very velvety tannins. The wine is dense and...

  • 93 Wine Enthusiast
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About

93

"The 16th-century fortress of La Rivière is one of the showpieces of Fronsac. In this vintage, this wine has power and dense tannins as well as concentrated black fruits. With structure and bold, ripe fruits, the wine needs to age. Drink from 2022. -RV"

Product Description:

"Deep color, intense aromatic expression, marked by notes of black fruits, violet and blond tobacco. The palate is very smooth, with very velvety tannins. The wine is dense and tasty, a perfect expression of its terroir and the vintage." - Winery

Product Detail

Item # 119011
Country France
Region Bordeaux
Sub-Region Fronsac
Ratings

93 - Wine Enthusiast

Vintage 2015
Color Red
ABV 14.5%
Varietal(s) Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec
Size 750mL
Closure Cork
Features
Taste currant, black cherry, plum, bell pepper, olive, oak, smoke, toast, tar, tobacco, raspberry, cassis, violet, pepper, green bean, blackberry, cherry, asparagus, spice, ginger, vanilla, earth, green and mocha
Nose violet, rose, truffle, earth, coffee, leather, tobacco, broccoli, berry, flower, currant, blackberry, cherry, cedar, cigar box and spice