1986 CHÂTEAU AUSONE 1986

St Emilion - 1er Grand Cru Classé A 
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SoDivin rating

85-89 / 100

Good

1986 CHÂTEAU AUSONE 1986

St Emilion - 1er Grand Cru Classé A 

Condition Good

Stock : 0 bottle
335,00 € tax incl. 279,17 € tax excl.
Avis d'expert
89 / 100
Wine Spectator
Wine Spectator
(10-1994)
Firm and vivid, offering clear cherry, tobacco and cedar flavors backed by firm, round tannins; it blooms on the finish.
90 / 100
Franck Dubourdieu
Franck Dubourdieu
(09-2007)
Features
Vintage 1986
Rating 85-89
Classification St Emilion - 1er Grand Cru Classé A 
Region Bordeaux
Appellation Saint Emilion
Colour Red
Volume 0.75 l
Price More than 300 €
Château Ausone
Country France
Château informations
Ausone
Ausone

As AngelusCheval Blanc and Pavie, Ausone is ranked as Premier Grand Cru Classé A in Saint Emilion. Ausone is a tiny area of 7 acres located on the slopes of St. Emilion. Situated on the location of the villa of the Latin poet Ausonius, the area enjoys a southern exposure, terraced vineyards and very old  grape varieties. The cellar, dug into the rock, is extraordinary.  The wine, long known to be assertive, they are dense, intense with complex aromas that allow Ausone to rank amongst the best Bordeaux estates. The grape varieties are merlot, cabernet franc with a majority of cabernet franc (55%).

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