1981 CHÂTEAU COS D’ESTOURNEL 1981
cos d estournel 1981
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SoDivin rating

85-89 / 100

Good

1981 CHÂTEAU COS D’ESTOURNEL 1981

Condition Good

Stock : 0 bottle
130,00 € tax incl. 108,33 € tax excl.
Stock : 0 bottle
110,00 € tax incl. 91,67 € tax excl.
Avis d'expert
87 / 100
Franck Dubourdieu
Franck Dubourdieu
(9-2007)
4 / 5
Michael Broadbent
Michael Broadbent
(12-1998)
Most recently, actualy showing considerable charm, with lip-licking acidity at the exponential tasting. A very attractive wine.
87 / 100
Wine Spectator
Wine Spectator
(10-1994)
A big, chewy traditional Bordeaux. Dense red color; green tobacco, prune and berry character. Full-bodied and thick with a chewy, slightly dry finish.
Features
Vintage Wine 1981
Classification Médoc - 2ème Cru Classé 
Region Bordeaux
Appellation Saint Estèphe
Colour Red
Volume 0.75 l
Country France
Château Cos d'Estournel
Country France
Château informations
Cos d'Estournel

Cos d\'Estournel

The Château Cos d'Estournel is a vineyard of 67 hectares, located in Saint-Estephe in the Gironde. Cos d'Estournel is an AOC in the Medoc which is part of the Saint-Estephe appellation and classed a Second Growth in the official classification of Medoc wines in 1855The vines are 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Merlot and a small percentage of Cabernet Franc. The vineyards spread over thirty plots that average 35 years old. The Château Cos d'Estournel also produces a second wine called Les Pagodes de Cos, from vines aged less than twenty years.


The best vintages are 2003, the vintage of 20001996 wines, crus classés of 1995, the vintage 1994. Then, the vintage of 1990 and 1986, wines of 1985, and the grand crus classés of 1982 and are exceptional.

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