1996, Chapelle Mission Haut Brion

Pessac-Leognan, Bordeaux, France
Red
Vintage
Size

(Priced at per bottle)


Score: NA

Drinking Dates: 2006

Critic: Robert Parker

Tasted: 23-Apr-1999

A beautiful, soft, richly fruity wine with silky tannins, loads of blue fruits, and hints of smoky barbecue and graphite, the 2000 La Chapelle de La Mission is fleshy, evolved, and complex, a top-notch success that gets a slight upgrade from my original review. Drink it over the next 5-10 years.