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2012 Chateau Gruaud Larose Saint-Julien
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About Chateau Gruaud Larose

This "Super Second" began its life in 1725 under the direction of the Gruaud brothers. One a magistrate, and the other a priest, together they owned 116 hectares of gravelly soil in southern St. Julien.

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2012 Chateau Gruaud Larose Saint-Julien

Producer: Chateau Gruaud Larose
Style: Red Wine
Grape Type: Bordeaux Blend
Origin: France
Region: Bordeaux
Appellation: Saint Julien

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88-90 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - April 2013

Medium deep ruby-purple.  Perfumed, refined aromas and flavors of black cherry, spicy dark plum, licorice, cedar and ink.  Smooth and quite long on the finish. Gruaud was one of the rare properties in 2012 where petit verdot managed to ripen fully.  In fact, the grand vin contains 6.5% petit verdot, Gruaud's entire crop from these vines.

90 Points | Wine Spectator
85-87 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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