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Date Printed: 12/28/2014
Chateau L'Evangile  2007
Chateau L'Evangile 2007
(search item no. 104390)
collectible wine

The Wine Advocate rating: 94 points
Wine Spectator rating: 91 points
PRICE ON 12/28/2014: $129.00

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2010 The Wine Advocate rating: 98 points
2010 Wine Spectator rating: 97 points
2010 James Suckling rating: 96 points
2010 International Wine Cellar rating: 95 points
2009 The Wine Advocate rating: 100 points
2009 Wine Spectator rating: 97 points
2009 James Suckling rating: 97 points
2009 International Wine Cellar rating: 94 points
2008 The Wine Advocate rating: 94 points
2008 Wine Spectator rating: 93 points
2008 International Wine Cellar rating: 91 points
2006 The Wine Advocate rating: 93 points
2006 International Wine Cellar rating: 92 points
2006 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
2005 Wine Spectator rating: 100 points
2005 The Wine Advocate rating: 95 points
2005 International Wine Cellar rating: 94 points
2004 Wine & Spirits rating: 96 points
2002 The Wine Advocate rating: 93 points
2002 International Wine Cellar rating: 92 points
2001 Wine Spectator rating: 92 points
2000 The Wine Advocate rating: 98 points
2000 Wine Spectator rating: 96 points
1994 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
1990 Wine Spectator rating: 95 points
1990 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
1989 Wine Spectator rating: 92 points

Winemaker's Notes:

L'Evangile 2007 is discreet on the nose. It is very round on the palate, full-bodied on attack and a generous mid-palate. Delicate with solid texture. Very well-integrated oak.
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About Chateau L'Evangile:

Mr. and Mrs. Paul Chaperon owned this small Pomerol estate the mid-19th Century and their direct descendants, the Ducasse Family, have since kept the property in their able hands. In 1990, Mrs. Luis Ducasse, wishing to ensure the long term stability of the vineyard and wanting to maintain the subtle quality of the most elegant wine of the area, brought in as a partner, Les Domaines Barons de Rothschild (Lafite).