Pavie Maquin, St Emilion Grand Cru Classe, 2019
Posted by Admin | Tue 16 Jun 2020 | En Primeur

PAVIE MAQUIN, St Emilion Grand Cru Classe, 2019, - not released yet £ 500 est ZR 16+, JS 98-99 Usual, highly polished Macquin with some mint on the nose, but that is probably Derenocourt’s yeast selection. Interesting none-the-less; would need to be below £500 per case to be of any interest despite extremely high Suckling rating. Really classy red, offering blueberries, minerals, salt, limestone and light fresh herbs. It’s full-bodied, but so refined. Fine layers of fruit and tannins. It’s like millefeuille. The 2018 is more exuberant, but I love the elegance and structure here. Subtle and complex. 78% merlot, 20% ...

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