2009 Clos De l'Oratoire Saint-Emilion Grand Cru Classe

Delivery Information

Spend $200 & get free delivery to most of Australia

Click here for all Australian freight rates

Typical delivery times - not guaranteed*
  • Melbourne 1-3 working days
  • Sydney 2-3 working days
  • Brisbane 3-5 working days
  • Adelaide 3-5 working days
  • Perth 5-10+ working days

For express service, call 1800 069 295 for a quote.

International deliveries click here We cannot ship to all countries.

There are currently no reviews for this product.

Only registered users can write reviews. Please, log in or register

2009 Clos De l'Oratoire Saint-Emilion Grand Cru Classe

Saint Emilion, Bordeaux, FRANCE
$84.99 Bottle
  • Closure: Cork

Other Reviews….

A flamboyant St.-Emilion, this largely-Merlot blend displays notes of Christmas fruitcake, cedar wood, tobacco leaf, and loads of black currant and blackberry fruit. A showy, extravagantly concentrated, hedonistic style of St.-Emilion, with some wood smoke and roasted herbs adding nuance to the full-throttle aromatics and long, lush, silky flavors, this wine can be drunk now or cellared for up to 15+ years.
Score: 93
Robert Parker – The Wine Advocate # 199 Feb 2012

The 2009 Clos de l’Oratoire, a blend of 90% Merlot and 10% Cabernet Franc that achieved 13.5% natural alcohol, exhibits an inky/ruby/purple color along with a big, sweet nose of incense, blackberries, blueberries, cedar, and spice box. Rich, opulent, and full-bodied, this offering is a complete turn-on that should provide enormous pleasure over the next 10-15 years. (Tasted four times.)
Stefan von Neipperg’s 25-acre St.-Emilion estate (planted in clay and limestone) had slight hail damage, which resulted in somewhat smaller yields (28 hectoliters per hectare).
Score: 91-93
Robert Parker – The Wine Advocate # 188 Apr 2010 Loads of aniseed and black licorice aromas. Full-bodied, with silky tannins and a lovely balance of fruit, and everything else. Love the length. 90 percent Merlot and 10 percent Cabernet Franc.
Score: 92-95
James Suckling – Wine Spectator Click here to learn more about the appellations of Bordeaux. Click here for a map of the appellations of Bordeaux