2008 Chateau La Mission Haut-Brion (OWC)

2008 Chateau La Mission Haut-Brion (OWC)
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750 ML   France, Bordeaux, Graves, Pessac-Léognan

These bottles are in the orignal wooden case.

Wine Advocate #202
Aug 2012
Robert M. Parker, Jr. 95 Drink: 2017 - 2047  

Like a lot of wines in this underrated vintage, the 2008 La Mission was one of the great bargains of recent vintages. Its healthy blue/purple color is followed by aromas of blueberries, black raspberries, licorice, truffles, underbrush and forest floor. The scorched earthy/smoky character of this estate’s terroir has not yet emerged. Medium to full-bodied and concentrated with good acidity, freshness and delineation, this is a big wine for the vintage, but also very classic in its balance of tannin, acidity and extract. It will benefit from another 5-7 years of cellaring and should keep for three decades. The final blend was 51% Cabernet Sauvignon, 43% Merlot and 6% Cabernet Franc.

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Price $244.95
Sale Price $219.95
Availability In-Stock
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