Grand-Corbin : 4 results priced between £10.00 and £75.00
Château GrandCorbin St Emilion 2006 150cl MAGNUMS
'Another sleeper of the vintage from an estate that has been doing everything right since 1998, this deep purple-hued 2006 exhibits sweet blue and blackberry fruit intermixed with notions of licorice, camphor, and flowers. The wine possesses outstanding concentration, medium to full body, moderately firm, but sweet, noble tannins, and a long finish. The ripeness of the fruit suggests a certain degree of accessibility, but this St.-Emilion will age easily for 12-15 years.' - 90pts, Robert Parker ...
PETIT CORBIN DESPAGNE 2nd Wine of GrandCorbin-Despagne 2008 Bottle
Description Tasting Notes: This is one of the most amazing finds we have made from Saint-Émilion in many years. A fresh and elegant wine coming from a specially selected parcel at Château GrandCorbin Despagne. Petit Corbin Despagne shows a deep purplish red colour. The first nose reveals notes of red berries (dominated by strawberry) and spices. Then the fruits aromas get stronger with the apparition of black fruits (blackcurrant) notes and light hints of hazelnuts. In mouth, the attack is...
Description and Reviews: ** 90 + points - Robert Parker ** This powerful, tannic, dense blue/purple-hued St.-Emilion will handsomely repay those with patience. It offers up a tight but promising nose of smoke, meats, creosote, black currants, blueberries, and cold, wet steel. A masculine, stern effort with a certain austerity, abundant tannin, and superb depth, purity, and richness, it should be at its peak between 2015-2025.