2006 Tablas Creek - Esprit de Beaucastel 750ml

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WA 91-93   WS 93   Collector 90
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Professional Reviews For This Wine


Wine Advocate | Rating: 91-93

The luscious, flowery, honeyed 2006 Esprit de Beaucastel Blanc (65% Roussanne, 30% Grenache Blanc, and 5% Picpoul) reveals a lovely floral-scented nose with hints of bees wax, honeysuckle, rose petals, marmalade, and tropical fruits. Medium to full-bodied with terrific acidity as well as a heady finish, it will provide pleasure over the next 2-3 years.

Drink Dates: 2008-2011
Author: Robert Parker
Issue: 177

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Wine Spectator | Rating: 93

Well-balanced, intense yet elegant. Full-bodied, showing vivid blueberry and wild berry flavors, with hints of nutmeg, cedar and coconut. Ends with a long, complex finish that shows a pleasant loamy, earthy quality. Mourvedre, Grenache, Syrah and Counoise.

Drink Dates: 2009-2014
Author: James Laube


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Collector Reviews For This Wine


Rating: 91
Author: Kottabos
Trust Rating: 100
Tasted On: 10/10/2013
Deep purple-red in color, with a slightly briary nose of blackberries, black currants, candied fruit, and Asian spices, this elegant Rhone-style blend of Mourvedre, Grenache, Syrah, and Counoise needs a good decant to open up, but when it does, its black fruit and spice strike a pleasing chord with dark meat poultry dishes.

Rating: 91
Author: PT 67
Trust Rating: 100
Tasted On: 03/25/2014
Great old world style wine with a gamey dark nose. Slightly acidic overall good wine.

Rating: 90
Author: Kurt and Mark Paul
Trust Rating: 97
Tasted On: 10/24/2014

Rating: 90
Author: RIcksCellar
Tasted On: 06/29/2009
Drink Dates: 2009

Rating: 90
Author: TCL
Trust Rating: 97
Tasted On: 01/08/2011

Average rating: 93, based on 7 reviews
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937 bottles owned by 418 collectors.

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