chateau la valade Fronsac
Tasted by Adréas Larsson and Markus del Menego - 100% blind journal
Chateau La Valade Fronsac 2010 - 88/100
A. Larsson : Mediumtodeep ruby red. Sweet note of red berries, plum, aniseed and some herbal notes.Good grip and density on the palate, juicy wild berries,discreet oak, some roasted and spicy notes, fine length too.
Md.Monego : Dark purp^le red with violet hue. Ripe fruit in the nose and mild spices in the background. On the palate well balanced with juicy fruit, medium weight and rather good length.
Chateau la Valade Fronsac 2011 - 84.5/100
A.Larsson : Medium deep ruby red. Sweet nose of red berries and herbs. The palate is classically built with marked tannin, high acidity and red fruit,some herbal spiciness,mediumweight and length.
Md.Monego : Dark purple red with violet hue. Clean nose with slightly vegetal flavor, discreet spices and berry fruit, red peppers. On the palate medium weight and length with firm tannins.