Chateau Cos Labory 2016

 A case of 12 Bottles (750ML)
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Chateau Cos Labory 2016: a Saint-Estephe with a harmonious and extremely complex finish

Chateau Cos Labory is a Fifth Classified Growth of 1855 from an 18-hectare vineyard located in the Saint-Estephe appellation. The vines have an average age of 35 years and are planted in Gunzian gravel on top of a marl-limestone base. The aging is done in oak barrels with a 50% proportion in new oak. The Chateau Cos Labory 2016 is a blend of 53% Cabernet Sauvignon, 44% Merlot and 3% Petit Verdot.

At tasting, the Chateau Cos Labory 2016 develops a splendid bouquet on the nose with black fruit (blackberries) and floral aromas. The wine has a balanced mouthfeel and offers a lovely acidity with tannins of great finesse. On the finish, the Chateau Cos Labory 2016 is harmonious and extremely complex.

Parker : 92 / 100
Wine Advocate-Parker :
Deep garnet-purple colored, the 2016 Cos Labory opens with cassis, plums and herbs with notions of black soil and pencil lead. The medium-bodied palate is elegant and fresh with fine-grained tannins and nice purity, finishing long.
BordeauxSaint-Estephe
Vineyard
Medoc

Alcohol
13.5

Dessert wine
No

Environment
Sustainable

J. Robinson
16

J. Suckling
90

Vinous - A. Galloni
92

Country
France

Wine certification
AOC

Grape varieties
Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot/Cabernet Franc

Region
Bordeaux

Appellation
Saint-Estephe

Color
Red

Producer
Chateau Cos Labory

Classification
Fifth Growth

Parker
92

Allergens
Contains sulfites