Tasting notes for the Château Haut-Brion 2010
- EYE: The 2010 vintage displays a dark ruby color, suggesting a well-balanced maturity. Subtle reflections add a nuanced touch to its understated yet elegant appearance.
- NOSE: The aromas are captivating, seemingly telling a tale. Notes of blackcurrant, blueberry, cocoa, and Havana cigar gently emerge, hinting at a well-mastered complexity.
- MOUTH: The tasting unveils a balanced experience. Flavors of black cherry, truffle, and cedar gradually unfold, wrapping the palate in a silky texture. The tannins, strong yet refined, contribute to a delicate structure. The finish leaves a refreshing impression.
In short: The Château Haut-Brion 2010 has a truly impressive structure. Its versatility makes it an ideal companion for both small and elaborate occasions. It pairs gracefully with duck or quail, a diverse cheese board, or even a simple piece of dark chocolate. If you prefer to wait a bit before opening it, this crate of 12 bottles could easily stay in your private cellar for 20 to 25 years.
Other appellations from this estate: Château Haut-Brion Rouge, Château Haut-Brion Blanc, Le Clarence de Haut-Brion, Château La Mission Haut-Brion Rouge, Château La Mission Haut-Brion Blanc, La Chapelle de La Mission Haut-Brion, La Clarté de Haut-Brion...