Clinet 2017

Cult Wines Price: £345.00 / 6x75cl
Chateau Clinet, Clinet, 2017

Tasting Notes Clinet 2017

92-95

Alluring, offering fleshy layers of fig, boysenberry and plum compote notes lined with anise and roasted apple wood accents, this is nicely integrated already, with fresh acidity embedded throughout.—J.M.

Wine Spectator
James Molesworth - winespectator.com
92-94

Deep garnet-purple colored, the 2017 Clinet opens slowly to reveal vibrant red and black fruits: red currants, black cherries, plums and cassis with touches of roses, yeast extract, wood smoke and crushed rocks. Medium-bodied with firm, grainy tannins and a taut, muscular palate of tightly wound fruits and compelling mineral accents, it finishes long with wonderful purity and fragrant earth accents.

Wine Advocate
Lisa Perrotti-Brown - robertparker.com
92-93

Some green-olive and herb character. Medium body, firm tannins and a fresh finish. Shows some solid and linear length on the finish.

James Suckling
jamessuckling.com
92-94

The 2017 Clinet was picked from 19 to 26 September for the Merlot and on 29 September for the Cabernets at 35hl/ha. It is matured in 72% new oak and the remainder one year old. The alcohol is 13.1° compared to say 14.4° for 2016. It has a perfumed bouquet with mainly red berry fruit, top notes of loam and a touch of violet. It is certainly well defined. The palate is medium-bodied with supple tannin, well delineated, and saline in the mouth. It is quite open towards the finish, perhaps with less grip than other Pomerols that I have tasted, but it is undeniably elegant and well balanced with a hint of cured meat cropping up on the aftertaste. Classic Clinet!

Neal Martin
Neal Martin - vinous.com - May '34
90-93

The 2017 Clinet packs a serious punch. Dense, rich and explosive, the 2017 offers tons of pure power, but it also comes across as oaky and lacking the detail of the best years, at least at this stage. A rush of black cherry jam, inky fruit, grilled herbs, lavender, licorice and smoke builds into the pliant, enveloping finish. The 12% Cabernet Sauvignon in the blend speaks with a loud voice. Tasted two times.

Antonio Galloni
Antonio Galloni - vinous.com - May '18

Clinet Pricing

Wine Vintage Producer Market price Unit size
Clinet 2017 Chateau Clinet £598.00 12x75cl
Clinet 2017 Chateau Clinet £345.00 6x75cl
Clinet 2016 Chateau Clinet £864.00 12x75cl
Clinet 2016 Chateau Clinet £440.00 6x75cl
Clinet 2015 Chateau Clinet £875.00 12x75cl
Clinet 2015 Chateau Clinet £455.00 6x75cl
Clinet 2014 Chateau Clinet £535.00 12x75cl
Clinet 2013 Chateau Clinet £440.00 12x75cl
Clinet 2013 Chateau Clinet £220.00 6x75cl
Clinet 2012 Chateau Clinet £625.00 12x75cl
Clinet 2011 Chateau Clinet £672.00 12x75cl
Clinet 2011 Chateau Clinet £50.01 1x75cl
Clinet 2010 Chateau Clinet £1,040.00 12x75cl
Clinet 2010 Chateau Clinet £510.00 6x75cl
Clinet 2009 Chateau Clinet £2,300.00 12x75cl
Clinet 2009 Chateau Clinet £1,065.00 6x75cl
Clinet 2008 Chateau Clinet £750.00 12x75cl
Clinet 2007 Chateau Clinet £680.00 12x75cl
Clinet 2006 Chateau Clinet £828.00 12x75cl
Clinet 2005 Chateau Clinet £1,100.00 12x75cl
Clinet 2004 Chateau Clinet £750.00 12x75cl
Clinet 2003 Chateau Clinet £950.00 12x75cl
Clinet 2002 Chateau Clinet £696.00 12x75cl
Clinet 2001 Chateau Clinet £926.00 12x75cl
Clinet 2000 Chateau Clinet £1,546.00 12x75cl
Clinet 1999 Chateau Clinet £900.00 12x75cl
Clinet 1998 Chateau Clinet £1,050.00 12x75cl
Clinet 1998 Chateau Clinet £550.00 6x75cl
Clinet 1997 Chateau Clinet £720.00 12x75cl
Clinet 1996 Chateau Clinet £864.00 12x75cl
Clinet 1995 Chateau Clinet £1,350.00 12x75cl
Clinet 1990 Chateau Clinet £3,540.00 12x75cl
Clinet 1989 Chateau Clinet £6,804.00 12x75cl
Clinet 1986 Chateau Clinet £1,564.00 12x75cl
Clinet 1982 Chateau Clinet £3,048.00 12x75cl