HDH Wine

2012 Château Clinet


$95.00 per Bottle


22 Bottles




"A wine of total precision, the 2012 Clinet possesses striking aromatic nuance and delineation. Crushed flowers, sweet raspberries, herbs and mint flesh out effortlessly, with silky, polished tannins that add to the wine's feel of graciousness. The spherical, beautifully textured finish suggests the 2012 will offer a wide drinking window of pure pleasure over the next 15-20 years. This is impressive. The 2012 is 90% Merlot, 9% Cabernet Sauvignon and 1% Cabernet Franc." Antonio Galloni, Vinous.com
(AG, 01/01/2016)

Rating: 95
Drink from: 2018-2032

"Gorgeous plum cake, melted licorice and steeped currant and blackberry fruit is inlaid with notes of fruitcake and singed vanilla bean. Long and plush through the finish, with a buried charcoal spine that adds needed cut. Best from 2017 through 2027. 3,800 cases made." Wine Spectator
(WS, 03/31/2015)

Rating: 93
Drink from: 2017-2027

"Fabulous nose of orange peel, blueberries and blackberries. Full body, firm tannins and a cocoa, cedar and berry finish. Little austere now but so fine. Truly outstanding for the vintage. Better after 2016." JamesSuckling.com
(JS, 02/11/2015)

Rating: 93
Drink from: 2016

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