2005 Nenin 750ml

France - Bordeaux - Pomerol/ Red / Bordeaux Blend
2005 Nenin

Photo of actual year not available

Buy It Now

Starting at  $69.95

Sold by Vinfolio:
3  In warehouse/Ships in 24 hours
Price per bottle: $69.95
Qty:

You can also bid on this wine. Contact us to learn how.
 
International Wine Cellar | 89

($66-$80) Medium red. Currant, plum and mocha on the nose. Then nicely vinous in the mouth, with a rather serious underlying structure supporting the flavors of plum and chocolate. A bit stern but has good stuffing.

Author: Stephen Tanzer
Issue: Issue 138

Professional content appears courtesy of Vinfolio

Jancis Robinson | 17.5

Pure, intense black fruit. Rich aromas with a hint of vanilla and violets. Succulent and moreish - tannins are rich and ripe and upright but very come-hither. Delicious. (JH)

Drink Dates: 2012-2025
Author: Julia Harding MW


Professional content appears courtesy of Vinfolio

Wine Advocate | 90

Not surprisingly given the ownership by the Delon family (who also own Las Cases), Nenin always has a Medoc structure super-imposed on the ripe Merlot (75% of the blend, with the balance Cabernet Franc). The strong 2005 exhibits notes of sweet black cherries, licorice, and caramel in its medium to full-bodied, structured personality. It requires 5-7 years of cellaring, and should keep for two decades or more.

Drink Dates: 2013-2033
Author: Robert Parker
Issue: 176

Professional content appears courtesy of Vinfolio

Wine Spectator | 93

Very grapey on the nose, with mineral, tarragon and fresh flowers. Full-bodied, with very well-integrated tannins and a light vanilla, berry and milk chocolate aftertaste. Subtle and balanced. The best Nenin in years.

Drink Dates: 2012+
Author: James Suckling


Professional content appears courtesy of Vinfolio

Score: 75
Author: cmpnz
Tasted On: 10/31/2011
Textbook traditional right bank Merlot nose - all dried blood, iron and rust, with black plums lurking underneath. Flavours of black plum skins and blackberries, drying tannins, but finish is strangely soft. Time?

Recommended For You

Loading, please wait...
 

Get early access to new arrivals and special offers