Ch Chasse-Spleen 2002

Very dark plum red. Big plums and blackcurrants. Tannin obvious; dark berries, especially blackcurrants; quite big and tannic still but opens in the glass. Finish quite tannic but some fruit sweetness in balance as well. May need more bottle age. A second bottle some weeks later had more elegance.

Moulis, Bordeaux, France

17/20 [tasted 01-10-2011] www.chasse-spleen.com

Bought en primeur from Glengarry. Good value at $45.00. Stored in a Vintage Keeper cabinet.

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