The Chateau Leoville Barton 2014 is a wine of great elegance from Saint-Julien The 2nd Classified Growth Chateau Leoville Barton is a red wine produced in the Saint-Julien appellation. The vineyard is planted on hillsides composed of gravel from the Garonne on a bed of gravel-clay limestone. The wine is aged in oak barrels (60% are new) for 16-18 months. Chateau Leoville Barton 2012 is a blend of 83% Cabernet Sauvignon 15% Merlot and 2% Cabernet Franc. Chateau Leoville Barton 2012 develops aromas of white flowers black fruits with notes of candied violets. The wine has an unforgettably long finish in the mouth.
The 2014 Chateau Leoville Barton is a Cellar Selection, Top 100 Wines of 2017.
95 points Decanter
95 points Wine Enthusiast
94 points James Suckling