Bordeaux 2011 - Pomerol, Lalande-de-Pomerol and Fronsac
23 Apr 2012 by Julia Harding MW
For a wealth of tasting notes and articles related to the 2011 vintage, see our Bordeaux 2011 guide . Ch Beau Soleil 2011 Pomerol  16 Drink 2017-2024 Bright cherry red. Gently floral cherry. Attractive on the nose but a bit severe on the palate, though there's some juicy fruit trying hard to escape the straitjacket of the tannins. (JH) Ch Beauregard 2011 Pomerol  16 Drink 2017-2026 Very ripe black fruit and very toasty. Mocha too – and even more so on the palate. Lots of oak char, well-rounded tannins, fresh on the finish. Just a bit too oaky but it is lively in the middle so...

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