Chateau Climens 1997

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Classification Cru Classe
Type Sweet
Brand Chateau Climens
Vintage 1997
Country France
Region Bordeaux, Barsac
Volume 0,75
Condition Perfect
Label Bin stained
Stock 0

Professionele reviews

BOW (8.5)

Parker (94)

Consistently one of the most profound wines of Barsac/Sauternes, this wine, made from 100% Semillon, is one of the most ravishing examples of just how much elegance can be built into a powerful race horse style of wine. The classic 1997 Climens boasts gorgeously pure pineapple, citrus, butter, mineral, and floral scents in its soaring aromatics. While it is not a blockbuster, it is medium to full-bodied, with extraordinary precision, elegance, and purity. This slightly sweet Climens should drink well young, but evolve nicely for 15-30 years. It is unquestionably a high-class Barsac

Winespectator / James Suckling (94)

Masses going on in this glass. Superconcentrated, with aromas of honey, flowers, lemon curd and spice. Full-bodied and very thick, with lots of sweet fruit and a long, spicy finish. A beauty.