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2012 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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2012 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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88-90 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - April 2013

(60% cabernet sauvignon, 29% merlot, 9% cabernet franc, 1% petit verdot and 1% carmenère):  Bright ruby-red.  Red berries and sweet spices on the perfumed, open nose, complicated by cocoa and coffee nuances.  Bright and fresh on the palate, with a spicy mineral overlay to the red and dark berry flavors.  Finishes sweet, supple and long, with smooth tannins.  This potentially outstanding Clerc Milon comes across as fleshy and rich; I would have guessed it contained a lot more merlot than 29%.  Very good stuff in the context of the vintage.

87-89 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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