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1996 Chateau Leoville Barton Saint-Julien
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About Chateau Leoville Barton

Chateau Leoville-Barton bears the name of one of the most prominent families in the Bordeaux wine trade. Don't be fooled by their Irish roots, the Bartons know wine, and have stamped their name all over the Medoc.

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1996 Chateau Leoville Barton Saint-Julien

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

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90-92 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - May/June 1998

Saturated ruby-red. Superripe aromas of blackcurrant, graphite and cedary oak. Very concentrated and sweetly oaky in the mouth; a deep kernel of sweetness suggests that this wine possesses the sheer material to reward extended cellaring. Substantial ripe tannins coat the entire mouth. Very long on the aftertaste.

90 Points | Wine Spectator
92 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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by KevinB.
I recommend this wine, although you are looking for a different winery and a different Vintage. Unfortunately, we don't have many 1990 Bordeaux in stock anylonger. This 1996 Leoville Barton is absolutely delicious and will age very greacefully. I definetely recommend to put this wine aside for a couple of years. It will be an absolutely delightful to drink it.


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Bordeaux is the planet's largest source of fine wine, the model for Cabernet Sauvignon- and Merlot-based wines around the globe. Bordeaux wines are considered by many wine connoisseurs to be the world's greatest reds.

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