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    Chateau Palmer 2006
    Margaux
    Bottle (6)

    The Ancaster Collection! This cellar was painstakingly acquired piece by piece, with most wines coming through LCBO. Stored below ground, up against he foundation of the house, all wines are in immaculate condition.

    "The dense ruby/purple-hued 2006 Palmer reveals sweet aromas of melted licorice, underbrush, toast, plums, and black cherries. Outstanding density, a medium to full-bodied style, and a personality that recalls 1996, this blend of 66% Cabernet Sauvignon and 34% Merlot possesses moderately high tannins as well as plenty of aging potential." (92 pts. Robert Parker, Wine Advocate #181, Feb. 2009)

    "Tasted at the Grand Vin Masterclass in January 2010 Deep garnet-purple colour. Ripe plum, cassia, cardamom and a whiff of musk / animal on the nose with some mocha and cigar boxes. Medium to high acidity balances out the concentrated dark cherry richness. Medium to firm level of fine tannins and a long finish." (94 pts. Lisa Perrotti-Brown, In Asia, Mar. 2010)

    "The 2006 Château Palmer was wonderful out of barrel ten years ago and now in bottle, it fulfills its promise with a stunning, precise bouquet of maraschino, iodine, cassis and tobacco scents that seem a few years younger than its Margaux peers. The palate is medium-bodied with fine tannin that cloak its sweet core of cassis and blackcurrant fruit. However, what is so striking is the fineness of the tannin and just how well that oak is subsumed into the fabric of the wine. This is a long-term proposition: a great Margaux from Thomas Duroux." (94 pts. Neal Martin, Wine Advocate, May 2016)


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