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Calon Ségur 2007

SubregionSt Estephe
Grape VarietyCabernet Sauvignon/Merlot

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Colour Region Vintage Wine Size Qty Units Price IB GBP Per Score
Bordeaux2007Calon SégurHV1 \ 024990.002487 NM2411087.0087.00Calon Segur0.37510
Bordeaux2007Calon SégurDM33380.00bt87 NM3126.6666666666787.0087.00Calon Segur310
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Tasting Notes

The 2007 Calon Segur has a lovely ferrous bouquet that is just pure Saint Estèphe, maybe a little rustic in style, yet there is presence, impressive intensity and plenty of charm. The palate is medium-bodied with fine definition, not a complex Calon Segur, and you cannot escape the fact that it fades sharply towards the finish. That said, there is freshness in situ, and despite it feeling blocky and broad shouldered, it is the kind of off-vintage Claret that bistros and restaurants love. Drink now because I cannot foresee any improvement in bottle. Tasted February 2017.
Drink Date 2017 - 2026

Neal Martin, Wine Advocate (231), June 2017

Layered ruby. Now this tastes like a complete wine at last – with richness and one that covers all the bases. Lots of fun to drink now. Clean and refreshing. Drink 2016-2030.

Jancis Robinson MW, JancisRobinson.com, March 2015
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