Chateau Haut Brisson St. Emilion 2016 - Bottle Shop of Spring Lake
Chateau Haut Brisson St. Emilion 2016
SKU: 13629

Chateau Haut Brisson St. Emilion 2016

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750ml
$36.99

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Chateau Haut Brisson, located in the Vignonet sector of Saint Emilion, is not far from Chateau Monbousquet. The estate was bought in 1997 by Peter Kwok, who is a great lover of Right Bank wines from a  prominent Chinese family. The 18 hectares of vineyards for Haut Brisson are planted to 65% Merlot, 25% Cabernet Franc and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon, in The terroir is gravel and sand soils. The vines are close to 30 years of age.

James Suckling
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This has great clarity of ripe red plums and mulberries, as well as attractive, floral nuances, leading to a very focused feel on the palate that offers a succulent and fluid array of ripe red fruit that holds fresh and even. Ever so fine tannins. Try from 2022.

Wine Advocate
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Blended of 90% Merlot and 10% Cabernet Franc, the deep garnet-purple colored 2016 Haut-Brisson is quite oaky on the nose with underlying plum preserves, baked cherries and dried mulberries plus wafts of bay leaves, damp soil and cigars. Medium to full-bodied, it has firm, rounded tannins, seamless freshness and plenty of muscular fruit going long in the finish. 5,000 cases produced. Drink Date: 2019-2034.

Lisa Perrotti-Brown, November 30, 2018
Jeb Dunnuck
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The 2016 Château Haut Brisson was outstanding on both occasions I was able to taste it. A blend of 90% Merlot and 10% Cabernet Franc brought up in 35% new oak, this medium to full-bodied, plump, sexy Saint-Emilion offers loads of spiced black fruits, truffle, tobacco, and incense. It has rock solid ripeness, a rounded texture, and delivers pleasure. Drink it any time over the coming 15-20 years.


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