Reviews about 2008 Château Cos D'Estournel

Château Cos d'Estournel (Saint-Estèphe)

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  • Château Cos D'Estournel 2008

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    • 4 /5
    The 2008 vintage is the result of very contrasted climatic conditions: The first half of the year capricious oscillating between a mild winter and a fresh spring start
    July is a rather dry month, causing positive stress on some plots and a beautiful and ventilated September where winds from north...
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  • Château Cos D'Estournel 2008

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    • 4 /5
    Château Cos d'Estournel 2008 is a great wine from Saint-Estèphe, 2nd Grand Cru Classé. The cool conditions and ventilated summer 2008 contributed to this vintage freshness and vivacity while the second half of September, particularly dry, gave concentration and aromatic complexity. Dark color,...
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  • Château Cos D'Estournel 2008

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    • 4 /5
    TASTING NOTES:
    Closed but promising, this is a classic Cos revealing lots of tannin along with damp earth, black currant, sweet black cherry, graphite, licorice and truffle characteristics. This medium to full-bodied, structured, firm, broodingly backward, impenetrable effort demands 5-6 years...
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