The 2016 Chateau Le Boscq is an exceptional vintage for this property, owned by Dourthe Vignobleincredibly. This 2016 Chateau Le Boscq wine has a deep, and still almost black in appearance. This red wine has an intense and complex bouquet imparts lovely fruit intensity to notes of cedar, spice and precious wood. The wonderfully supple palate gradually gains in intensity. This Chateau Le Boscq wine is densely-packed, silky and very fine-grained tannic structure underpins generous richness on the palate, and is coated with spice and ripe fruit flavours. Smooth and concentrated, the wine culminates in a notably long, lingering finish, characterised by freshness and spice. The vineyard surrounds a 19th-century chateau on a high point in Saint-Estèphe. Drink this intense wine from 2024.
The 2016 Chateau Le Boscq wine is a blend of 50% Merlot, 45% Cabernet Sauvignon and 5% Petit Verdot and was picked 29 September until 20 October.
94 points James Suckling
92 points Wine Enthusiast
92 points Decanter