55% Cabernet Sauvignon, 43% Merlot, 2% Petit Verdot. Quite a focussed nose of dark crisp fruit and a leafy tobacco edge. In the palate this is beautifully polished, a sophisticated feel, nicely perfumed, good spice and cinnamon dusting to the nicely ripened fruit in the middle. A lovely pretty shape has a savoury push of gently building grip on the finish. Succulent and leaves you wanting more. Rating: 90 L&S (Apr 2015)
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The 2014 Les Pagodes de Cos has a loose-knit bouquet, slightly richer in style than its peers with hints of fig infusing the black cherry and boysenberry fruit. I found this slightly “confit” in style. The palate is medium-bodied with fine grain tannin, good acidity and demonstrating better balance than the aromatics imply. I appreciate the weight in the mouth, the spicy, white pepper vein towards the finish...it just needs more finesse to develop. Tasted blind at the annual Southwold tasting. Drinking range: 2019 - 2028 Rating: 90 Neal Martin, www.vinous.com(Mar 2018)
Bright healthy deep crimson. Very well balanced and charming – the fruit almost hides the inky tannins. Correct and slightly stony on the end but no great concentration. Drinking range: 2023 - 2033 Rating: 16.5 Jancis Robinson OBE MW - www.JancisRobinson.com(Feb 2018)
The 2014 Les Pagodes de Cos is racy and voluptuous from the outset. Dark stone fruit, chocolate, menthol, licorice and dark spices run through this succulent, textured Saint-Estèphe. The interplay of dense flavors from the dehydration of fruit by warm days and anticyclonic winds resulted in an unusually opulent second wine, made in a flamboyant, exotic style that is found in some wines of the northern Médoc in 2014. Drinking range: 2019 - 2039 Rating: 92 Antonio Galloni, www.vinous.com(Feb 2017)
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