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Chateau Ausone, St-Émilion 2015

Craft Cellars is pleased to announce it has a small amount of the highly acclaimed 2015 Château Ausone available for pre-order. This will be arriving in the next 60-90 days, order now to avoid disappointment as it will not last long for this outstanding 100 point vintage. This classic Bordeaux wine from the Saint-Émilion appellation, one of only four wines, along with Château Angélus, Château Cheval Blanc and Château Pavie to be ranked Premier Grand Cru Classé in the Classification of Saint-Émilion wine.

Its vineyards are perched on the limestone slopes that surround the ancient walled town and are planted in 50% Cabernet Franc, 50% Merlot. At around 2,000 cases, production at Ausone is, it can be said, tiny. Named after the 4th Century poet Ausonius, this is a property with medieval historical significance and a glowing reputation for wines with outstanding longevity and poise. One of the world’s greatest wines.

Chapelle d’Ausone 2015, St-Émilion

Two-thirds of the crop went into the Grand Vin in 2015, but Ausone’s second label is still very impressive indeed. Perfumed and silky, with effortless oak integration, fine-boned tannins and nuanced red and black fruits, it lingers on the palate. One for those of us who can’t afford Ausone… Drink: 2022-30 Tim Atkin 94 points

$449.79 Pre-Order Now

Château Ausone 2015, St-Émilion

A mindbinder of a wine with pure fruit and so much fine tannins and mineral character. It’s hyper tight and super polished. The palate starts off slowly and ends with a bang. Amazing endless finish. What an energy.

James Suckling- 100 points

$1,699.79 Pre-Order Now

Château Ausone 2015, St-Émilion Magnum(1500ml)

A mindbinder of a wine with pure fruit and so much fine tannins and mineral character. It’s hyper tight and super polished. The palate starts off slowly and ends with a bang. Amazing endless finish. What an energy.

$3,554.99 Pre-Order Now

Chateau Latour 2006 , Pauillac

Latour has always had the reputation of producing great wines in the less great vintages. The 2006 is a case in point. It brings structure and ripeness into a form that is almost ethereal. That elegance doesn’t take away from the powerful fruit. The fruit in fact melds into the structure with ease. And, as a reminder this is a 2006, the density gives way to freshness on the finish.

$1,099.79 Pre-Order Now

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