Tasting notes for the Château Léoville Las Cases 2010
- EYE: The bottle displays a deep and intense red color, with violet reflections. Its color is both rich and concentrated.
- NOSE: A complex and captivating aromatic bouquet. Intense aromas of ripe black fruits such as blackcurrant and blackberry blend harmoniously with elegant notes of cedar, tobacco, and licorice. Subtle nuances of dark chocolate and roasted coffee bring a gourmet and refined dimension.
- MOUTH: The wine reveals power and structure. A velvety texture envelops the palate, while rich flavors of black fruits, cassis, and black cherry unfold with intensity. Notes of licorice, tobacco, and noble wood harmoniously mingle, offering additional complexity. The tannins are present but perfectly integrated, providing a firm structure and an impressive length on the palate.
In short: This Château Léoville Las Cases 2010 is truly an exceptional wine. Its deep red color, complex aromatic bouquet, and powerful, structured palate make it a remarkable wine. With a long aging potential of at least 10 to 15 years, or even more, it offers the opportunity to savor a great vintage at its peak after a few years of aging. It will pair perfectly with flavorful meat dishes such as beef fillet, roasted lamb, or game birds. It also complements aged cheeses like Comté or mature Cheddar. An ideal choice for lovers of powerful, complex, and elegant wines.
Other appellations from this estate: Grand Vin de Léoville du Marquis de Las Cases, Petit Lion du Marquis de Las Cases, Clos du Marquis...