Chateau Lanessan Haut Médoc 2015
Pretty juicy red and black fruits; raspberry, plums, blackberry. A light oak, some sweet spice, vanilla, cream. Textured tannins travel with the fruit, very drinkable now but will keep for 10+ years.
The 2015 Lanessan offers black plum, smoke and cedar on the nose. Clean and correct, it is maybe just lacking the flair I was hoping for. The palate is medium-bodied with blackberry and raspberry fruit. The tannins are a little firm at the moment but with decent length. Give this three or four years. Tasted blind at the Southwold 2015 Bordeaux tasting.Score: 89+, Neal Martin, July 2019
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