2016 Carbonnieux Blanc Pessac-leognan - inc Storage to April 2021

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Price: £255.00 (£337.18 Inc Duty & VAT)
Current Availability: Good
Delivered By: When Available
  • Format : Case of Bottles
  • Status : En Primeur
  • Size : 12/75CL
W J Gardener
W J Gardener
Nickolls And Perks

Tasting Date : 19 April 2017

Nice and open with freshness on the nose, white peach, ample texture on the palate, there is admirable acidity and tension too, I like this. Charismatic.

Rating : 90-92/100


James Suckling
James Suckling
The Wine Spectator

Tasting Date : 19 April 2017

Linear and solid white with sliced-apple, pear and lemon character. Full body. Little old style but I like it — as always.

Rating : 90-91/100


Tasting Date : 19 April 2017

Scents of slate, pear, green apple, mint and herbs give the 2016 Carbonnieux Blanc much of its distinctive personality. Bright and nuanced, with good depth, the 2016 hits all the right notes. This is terrific.

Rating : 89-92/100


Neal Martin
Neal Martin
The Wine Advocate

Tasting Date : 01 April 2017

The 2016 Carbonnieux has a gorgeous, beautifully defined bouquet with pure black fruit, hints of sous-bois and pressed flowers, the new oak seamlessly integrated. What a nuanced and sensual bouquet! The palate is medium-bodied with plenty of ripe, black, graphite-tinged fruit, supremely well-judged acidity and a level of harmony that frankly, I have never encountered on a Carbonnieux. This is a brilliant wine from this Pessac-Léognan estate that has threatened to make a wine this good in the past.

Rating : 92-94/100

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As a rough guide most standard (75CL) single bottles weigh 2KG and a case (12 x 75CL bottles) weighs 24KG.

In Bond storage is facilitated at Octavian in Wiltshire, the U.K's premier wine storage facility. The conditions at this old munitions base, 100 metres below ground are unrivalled, offering temperature control, In Bond facility and full replacement value insurance. The wines are stored under each client's individual "Protection Plus" account number, fully labelled and can only be released or moved with his or her written instructions. No right of lien can be exercised over wines held on each client's behalf. Client's stock can be inspected, by arrangement, at any time excluding November & December.

Cases Cost c/s per year
1-3 Cases£12.50
4+ Cases£11.00
25+ Cases£9.15

Items can be ordered In Bond for transfer to clients own bonded storage accounts. We are able to action this process for a single consignment charge of £10 ex VAT, this covers any quantity.

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