Cheval Blanc, Saint Emilion750ML 1998 BIN# CLBC98
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now - 2020
1er grand cru a
Serena Sutcliffe, MW: Vintage from 21 September to 5 October. 32 hl/hectare made. 56% Merlot, 44% Cabernet Franc and a very good year for both varieties. 13% alcohol. This was an ideal scenario vintage which has been stunning from the start. Amazingly vivacious and vibrant with terrific black fruit and juicy tannins. The great battle is with the 2000, which had a much higher yield, and I wonder whether the 1998 will outstay it - but it is an abstract question as few of us will be around to see the dénouement and, meanwhile, they are both fabulous Cheval Blancs. 07/08 One bottle has a worn capsule