Chateau Barde Haut St. Emilion 2005

  • WA
    93
  • IWC
    93
  • WS
    90
Varietal:
Red Bordeaux Blend
Region:
France : Bordeaux : St. Emilion
Producer:
Chateau Barde Haut
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90+ Ratings
Size Price Qty
750ml
$59.00
Quantity Available: 3

Chateau Barde Haut St. Emilion 2005

Actual bottle from our inventory is pictured. These bottles are in excellent condition, from their original wooden case and all fills are into the neck. All bottles are as good or better than the bottle pictured. To see other wines currently available from this producer, please click the link with the name of this producer underlined above, just to the right of "Producer."

Reviews

  • Wine Advocate

    Robert Parker
    April 2008
    93 A tasty, opulent 2005 from proprietress Helene Garcin, this sexy wine exhibits a dense ruby/purple color followed by a sweet bouquet of licorice, black cherries, blackberries, oak, and licorice. Medium to full-bodied, opulent, fleshy, and disarming, it will drink well in 2-3 years, and should age for 12-15. By the way, I have recently begun sampling my 1998 Barde-Haut, which is just emerging from its adolescent stage. It, too, is a beauty!
  • International Wine Cellar

    Stephen Tanzer
    May 2008
    93 Good full ruby-red. Explosive ripe aromas of redcurrant, minerals, chocolate mint and tomato. Large-scaled, voluptuous and sweet, with very intense berry and chocolate flavors lifted by minerals, menthol and spices. Finishes with wonderfully broad tannins and an extremely long finish that leaves the palate vibrating. From a very cold terroir (the soil is clay over rocky limestone) that takes longer to warm up each day, but in 2005 this vineyard obviously reached near-perfect ripeness. Offers an exciting combination of thickness and depth with lift.
  • Wine Spectator

    James Suckling
    March 31, 2008
    90 Displays aromas of tobacco, berry, chocolate and spice. Full-bodied, with sweet fruit, silky tannins and a spicy currant aftertaste. Best after 2012. 3,330 cases made.