Château Puy-Blanquet St Émilion Grand Cru 2012



The 2012 is a sound wine from Château Puy-Blanquet in Saint Émilion.  It's a blend of 95% merlot and 5% cabernet franc, and has relatively simple aromatics of redcurrant and tobacco.  The palate continues the theme and is a pleasant rather complex example of a merlot dominant Saint-Émilion.   The 2010 (reviewed here) has greater interest.

Rating: Good
Abv: 13%
Price: $32
Read more: http://chateaux.vins-saint-emilion.com/chateau-7552-chateau-puy-blanquet-langue-en
Tasted: 2016

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