VINOUS – AVRIL 2018

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Château de Pressac 2017 : 88-90
The 2017 de Pressac was not affected by frost and was green harvested because of the potentially large crop. Matured in 50% new oak, it has a well defined bouquet with nicely integrated oak: blackberry, raspberry and light cedar scents developing in the glass. The palate is medium-bodied with supple tannin, not a deep Saint-Emilion but harmonious with a smooth, dark chocolate tinged finish that lingers nicely in the mouth. Maybe it just misses a little length but it is a well made Château de Pressac. Neal Martin
Drinking window : 2022 – 2032