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1998 Chateau Clerc Milon Pauillac
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About Chateau Clerc Milon

In 1970, the Rothschild family purchased Chateau Clerc Milon and gave it new life (the Fifth Growth estate had been suffering for years because of legal battles concerning ownership). Stainless steel vats were installed in the winery, new oak was introduced into the barrels and, as you might imagine, quality quickly improved.

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1998 Chateau Clerc Milon Pauillac

Producer: Chateau Clerc Milon
Style: Red Wine
Grape Type: Bordeaux Blend
Origin: France
Region: Bordeaux
Appellation: Pauillac

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87-89 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - May/June 1999

Black ruby-purple. Austere aromas of cassis and licorice. Primary and unevolved, but finer than the above. Here the substantial tannins are more thoroughly buffered by fruit, giving the wine a sweeter, more pliant finish. Perhaps in the line of the '88.

88 Points | Wine Spectator
91 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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by nguyen11691573
unbelievable value, 90% of the chateau lafitte for 10% of the price


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