Red

2002 Domaine de Chevalier

Red Bordeaux Blend

  • France
  • Bordeaux
  • Graves
  • Pessac-Léognan
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Community Tasting Notes 74

  • John Nezlek wrote: 93 points

    April 10, 2019 - Note: I use a scale on which 85 represents a very good wine.

    Outstanding! Perhaps the best bottle I have had in many months.
    Perfectly balanced, fruit perfectly pleasant, sweet tannins (a term I have not used in some time). Liquid sunshine.

    This bottle reminded me of why I drink wine.

    Decanted, but I think letting it breathe for a while would be enough.

    I have three more, and I will be drinking them soon. Why wait?

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • Paul D wrote: 86 points

    March 5, 2019 - 2002 Bordeaux at Piccolino (Piccolino, Exchange Square, London): This was quite red-fruited, leafy notes, a touch lactic. Medium bodied, lightly savoury on the palate, soft tannins, finished a touch flat. OK, but possibly not representative.

  • chatters wrote:

    February 25, 2018 - Domaine de Chevalier Birthday lunch (McLeay Street Bistro, Potts Point): First obvious oak here, slight vanilla backed by cream, slightly unripe black and red currant, leather. Juicy, fleshy, tannins quite resolved though it's still surprisingly broad. Impressive considering the vintage.

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • presterjohn wrote:

    February 7, 2018 - Full, rich, quite thick and young

  • Cognacblanc Likes this wine: 97 points

    December 16, 2017 - More like a great right bank but with cassis fruit and wonderful structure

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  • By Stephen Tanzer
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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2002
  • Type Red
  • Producer Domaine de Chevalier
  • Varietal Red Bordeaux Blend
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country France
  • Region Bordeaux
  • SubRegion Graves
  • Appellation Pessac-Léognan

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 9 (1%)
  • In Cellars 640 (62%)
  • Consumed 382 (37%)

Food Pairing

Community Recommendations

Eye of round, mushroom sauce and potatoes, okse, rike kjøttretter, vilt

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93% Like It  15 votes

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