J. Malthus 'Vintage Claret'

J. Malthus 'Vintage Claret'

The 2015 Vintage Claret is From Vineyards Directs new house Claret and will only ever be produced in fine vintages. As you well know, 2015 was a spectacular vintage in Bordeaux and this is a little belter. Made by Jonathan Maltus he of Le Dôme and Château Teyssier, and famously the first Englishman to get a perfect 100/100 score from Robert Parker its full of ripe, juicy, bramble fruit and boasts a wonderful softness thanks to its luscious Merlot-dominant fruit.

Nose: Deep crimson with a bouquet of rich berry fruits.

Palate: Remarkably approachable already with its high merlot content.

Finish: Good concentration and a long finish.



Category: France

Type: Red Wine