Petit Village 2019 has been released at €45.6 per bottle ex-negociant, down 11.6% on the 2018 release (€51.6). The wine is being offered by the international trade at £572 per 12×75, down 9.6% on the 2018’s opening price of £633 per case.
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Neal Martin awarded today’s release a barrel range of 88-90 points. He said that “the palate is medium-bodied with sappy black fruit, quite structured and grippy, gaining more detail and precision towards a slightly earthy finish”.
James Suckling, however, gave the wine a range of 96-97 points. According to him the 2019 Petit Village is “round and velvety, yet there is firmness and tension to the texture. It’s extremely polished, as well as structured”.
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