The 2018 Chateau La Vieille Cure is superb. It is from the Fronsac subregion, the hidden gem of Bordeaux just northeast of Pomerol.
Prior vintages of this wine have routinely been called "sleepers" and even "arrestingly beautiful."
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Chateau La Vieille Cure is one of the best Bordeaux values in any vintage; in 2018, it is a knockout!
"This is intense with tons of tar and cloves against the well-defined cassis fruits and lovely vibrant violet edging. The silky texture and legs indicate generous alcohol, but this is balanced, if on the larger side. It takes its time in the glass, at first a little overpowering, but it settles into itself and has been well handled offering good aging potential." Decanter
A classic blend of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Cabernet Franc, this wine has it all: vintage prestige, approachability, intoxicating flavors, and a staggeringly modest price for its quality.
Here are just some of the highlights of this beauty:
Fronsac has not yet experienced the astronomical price increases of other Bordeaux regions.
Until it does, you will be hard-pressed to find a better Bordeaux value than Fronsac, and in particular, the 2018 Chateau La Vieille Cure.
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