Bordeaux: Christmas ParcelsBy Nick Dagley, Bordeaux Buyer

There are deals to be done in Bordeaux right now and rest assured we’re doing them. These wines showcase Bordeaux’s unique combination of longevity and freshness – with layers of flavour and interest, as well as the complexity of a few years bottle age.

You’ll find famous appellations and top vintages among these fully mature wines, all of which will drink beautifully this Christmas.

Château Prieuré-Les-Tours 2002, GravesChâteau Prieuré-Les-Tours 2002, Graves
New! £9.99 or £7.99 when you buy 2 bottles
Smoky bramble fruits on the nose with a rich, generous texture on the palate. Perfect with roast beef.

Château Moulin à Vent 1999, Moulis, Cru BourgeoisChâteau Moulin à Vent 1999, Moulis, Cru Bourgeois
New! £9.99 or £8.99 when you buy 2 bottles
Cassis, truffle and cedar on the nose, with a rich, round, refreshing palate, a softening structure and great persistence. Utterly charming.

St-Julien 2004, Grand Vin de BordeauxSt-Julien 2004, Grand Vin de Bordeaux
New! £12.99
Classic St-Julien from a truly great source, with a beautifully balanced palate showing the depth, freshness and grip characteristic of this very good vintage.

Château Haut Tayac 2000, Margaux, Cru BourgeoisChâteau Haut Tayac 2000, Margaux, Cru Bourgeois
New! £14.99
Shines with Margaux’s trademark finesse and purity. The nose reveals tobacco and leather notes with plummy fruit, while the palate is complex and savoury.

Château La Grave Figeac 2002, St-Emilion Grand CruChâteau La Grave Figeac 2002, St-Emilion Grand Cru
£17.99 £14.99
Benefits from the same terroir as the prestigious vineyards of Cheval Blanc. Offering red berries, blackcurrant, blueberry and a hint of spice, it’s drinking well now but can be cellared for up to five years.

*All prices valid until 1st February 2010

4 thoughts on “Bordeaux: Christmas Parcels

  1. Good Afternoon
    I have just returned from spain, whilst I was away so sent me a e.mail,
    Special offers on Pomerol wines.
    Have been unable to get the e.mail back since my return,could you give me the
    details again please.
    Thanking you
    Geoffrey Hall
    you should have my details as I buy all my wine from your York depot.
    my post code YO32 5XU.

    1. Hello Mr Hall,
      I’m assuming you’re referring to the online exclusive Pomerol parcel of the Domaine du Rempart and the Chateau Ferrand? If so, I’m afraid it all sold out. If this is not the case, please contact the York branch directly on 01904 659191 who will be very happy to help.

    1. Brian, we have plenty of clarets in their original boxes. The best bet is to contact your local store and they will able to tell you what they have available at the price point you’re looking at. If you’re after something really special, I would suggest looking at our Fine Wine range of Bordeaux as the majority of these come in their wooden boxes too and these can be ordered online.

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