The 2009 Bordeaux vintage got off to a slow start after the cold, dry winter. Spring was average, with warm consistent weather but also some severe hail storms. Summer was perfect, long and warm with cool evenings. This perfect combination of warm, sunny days and cool nights was one of the keys to success of the 2009 Bordeaux vintage.
Chateau L’Arrosee, Saint-Emilion
Clos Fourtet, Saint-Emilion Grand Cru
Chateau Leoville Poyferre, Saint-Julien
Chateau Langoa-Barton, Saint-Julien
Chateau Pape Clement, Pessac-Leognan
Chateau Latour ‘Les Forts de Latour’, Pauillac
6 bottle collection $2,560, Royal Mail Club Member Price $2,310, including shipping
In the spirit of reconciliation, Royal Mail Hotel acknowledges and pays respect to the Traditional Custodians of the land we are on, the Gunditjmara and Eastern Maar Peoples and their elders past, present and future. Continue reading.