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20th Anniversary Box Set

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A superb case

The 2003, 2005, 2009, 2010, 2014 and 2016 vintages are undeniably among those that have left their mark on the last two decades at Cos d’Estournel.

Today these vintages make up a superb case, available in a limited edition of one hundred. They magnificently reveal the quality of the estate’s terroir as well as the tremendous efforts made in the vineyard and the cellars over the past twenty years. Each tells a part of the story of Cos and is a testament to the ceaseless quest of excellence that drives the men and women of the estate.

Cos d'Estournel - Coffret Anniversaire 20 ans (4)

Six legendary vintages

Cos d’Estournel 2003, is characterized by incredible freshness, despite an exceptional summer heat wave, thanks to the ideal location of Cos’s terroir and the estate’s deeply rooted vines.

98/100 – James Suckling
96/100 – Neal Martin (Vinous)
96/100 – Antonio Galloni (Vinous)

Cos d’Estournel 2005, is the stuff of dreams, an exceptional vintage with outstanding balance. A perfect terroir brought to fruition…

99/100 – James Suckling
98/100 – Lisa Perrotti-Brown (Wine Advocate)
97/100 – Antonio Galloni (Vinous)

Cos d’Estournel 2009 : “the musts already proved extraordinary upon tasting.” The 2009 vintage is truly unforgettable: it is powerful and velvety, generous and fresh.

100 points – James Suckling
100 points – Lisa Perrotti-Brown (Wine Advocate)

Cos d’Estournel 2010 is the incarnation of the quintessential style of Cos d’Estournel, a perfect balance of power, elegance and freshness.

99+/100 – Lisa Perrotti-Brown (Wine Advocate)
98/100 – James Suckling
97/100 – Neal Martin (Vinous)

Cos d’Estournel 2014 fully reveals the complexity of the estate’s terroir. The result of a precise, ambitious plot-by-plot approach, the 2014 vintage is an exceptional wine.

98/100 – James Suckling
96/100 – Neal Martin (Vinous)

Cos d’Estournel 2016 magnificently reveals the qualities of our terroir. A subtle vintage, it is also dazzlingly expressive and incredibly balanced, a wine that has received unanimous praise and admiration…

100 points – Neal Martin (Vinous)
100 points – Lisa Perrotti-Brown (Wine Advocate)
100 points – James Suckling

2003, 2005, 2009, 2010, 2014, 2016: These legendary vintages from the past two decades reveal the primordial nature of our terroir, the steady, vigilant hand of the men and women of the estate, an ability to enchant in a most singular fashion, the capacity to adapt to a particular environment, perseverance, coherence, tenacity, ambition, precision . . .


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