Chateau Valandraud Saint Emilion Grand Cru Classe 2014
his vintage reflects the passion and dedication of its renowned winemaker, Jean-Luc Thunevin. Bursting with red and black fruit aromas, complemented by floral undertones and a touch of vanilla, the wine entices your senses from the first encounter. On the palate, its rich texture and velvety tannins create a symphony of flavors, unveiling layers of blackberry, cassis, and hints of spices. The 2014 Valandraud captures the essence of Saint Emilion's terroir, showcasing the marriage of tradition and innovation that has made it an icon in the world of Bordeaux wines.
Here's an impressive wine that is so ripe and with great structure. It is a major wine with a dark complex texture and the finest acidity. The wine is very complete, all the elements in place from the black fruits to the tannins to the hints of wood aging. Now at the top of the tree in Saint-Emilion's classification, the wine will take years to mature. Drink from 2027.