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2020 - Chateau La Mission Haut Brion

Bordeaux, Red

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Wine Details
Vintage:
2020
Type:
Red
Size:
3x75cl
Condition:
OWC
Drinking Window:
2028-2060
Appellation:
Pessac Leognan
Region:
Bordeaux
Score:
95-97 LP-B
Reviewed by Lisa Perrotti-Brown Issue Date 20th May 2021 Source May 2021 Week 3, The Wine Advocate

Composed of 48.6% Merlot, 43.2% Cabernet Sauvignon and 8.2% Cabernet Franc, harvested from 7th to 29th September, the 2020 La Mission Haut-Brion has an alcohol of 14.7%. It needs considerable swirling and coaxing to reveal slowly emerging scents of freshly crushed blackcurrants, Morello cherries, wild blueberries and forest floor, leading to suggestions of violets, baker's chocolate and cardamom with wafts of dusty soil and oolong tea. The medium to full-bodied palate bursts with impactful, fresh red, black and blue fruit layers, supported by impressive freshness and fantastically ripe, fine-grained tannins, finishing very long and fragrant. A stunning expression of this vintage!