One Of The Highest Rated Values From The 2008 Vintage
Chateau Boutisse is one of the very first and certainly one of the best QPRs of our 2008 Bordeaux selections to arrive. You don’t want to miss this one. A Grand Cru St Emilion rated 91 points for $19.99 per bottle!
Chateau Boutisse 2008 was among the Wine Spectator’s highest rated St Emilions from the vintage. In fact, the Wine Spectator's rating of 91 points was as high or higher than they gave to St Emilion heavyweights including Angelus ($162), Valandraud ($220), and Troplong Mondot ($90).
Robert Parker said, “A strong effort for this fairly-priced cuvee, the 2008 is one of the finest wines I have tasted from Boutisse”
A steal at $19.99 per bottle for a 91 point Grand Cru St Emilion! As a bonus we’re offering $1/Bottle shipping!
Robert Parker 88-90 Points
A strong effort for this fairly-priced cuvee, the 2008 is one of the finest wines I have tasted from Boutisse. Displaying spicy oak, tobacco leaf, licorice, and smoky elements intermixed with sweet red and black currant fruit, this ripe, round, generous St.-Emilion is ideal for drinking during its first 12-15 years of life.
Wine Spectator 91 Points
This is a ripe, fleshy, toasty, modern-style version, boasting rich layers of raspberry ganache, crushed plum and boysenberry fruit, held together by stylish, fine-grained structure. Extra spice, anise and graphite notes fill in on the finish. Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon. Drink now through 2016. 7,000 cases made.–JM