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Date Printed: 10/25/2014
Chateau Tronquoy Lalande  2009
Chateau Tronquoy Lalande 2009
(search item no. 113660)
Wine Enthusiast rating: 94 points
James Suckling rating: 92 points
PRICE ON 10/25/2014: $42.99

Winemaker's Notes:

This estate, which was acquired by the international telecommunications giant, the French-based Martin Bouygues, has produced their finest wines to date under the guidance of Jean-Bernard Delmas (who made every Haut-Brion between 1961 and 2003). Delmas, who was coaxed out of retirement to apply his enviable talents in St.-Estephe, is a master at attaining sweet tannins, which is always a challenge in this northern appellation.
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