2019 Chateau Gloria Saint-Julien [JD95][D94][JS94][V94][WA91-93]

Bordeaux Red Blend
2019 Chateau Gloria Saint-Julien

2019 Chateau Gloria Saint-Julien [JD95][D94][JS94][V94][WA91-93]

Bordeaux Red Blend
Regular price $42.99
/
  • Low stock - 6 items left
  • Inventory on the way

Producer: Chateau Gloria  
Region: Saint-Julien, Bordeaux, France 
Blend: 65% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Merlot, 5% Cabernet Franc, 5% Petit Verdot 
Year: 2019 

Jeb Dunnuck, 95 Points 

"Showing beautifully, with the polished, pure, elegant style of the vintage, the 2019 Château Gloria sports a deeper ruby/purple color as well as great aromatics of cassis and assorted blue fruits to go with smoked tobacco, cedar pencil, damp earth, and floral notes. I love its purity, and it's just a quintessential, medium to full-bodied, layered Saint-Julien that can be drunk today or cellared for a solid two decades. It should be a no-brainer purchase for the wine lovers out there." 

Decanter, 94 Points 

"Another winning velvety texture out of St Julien. You can trace the warmth and generosity of the vintage in the concentration and the ripeness of these blackberry and raspberry fruits but it is so seductive and carefully balanced with a core of freshness and a ton of crushed stone, black chocolate and baked earth adding layers and interest. This should be good value and is a definite buy. So much character and personality, right up there with the best vintages of this property. 40% new oak, 5% Petit Verdot completes the blend." 

James Suckling, 94 Points 

"Sweet berry and cherry aromas with violets, following through to a medium to full body with creamy, linear tannins and a long, flavorful finish. Tight and curated, in a structured way. Try after 2027." 

Vinous, 94 Points 

"The 2019 Gloria personifies classic Saint-Julien, offering blackberry, wild hedgerow, cedar and tobacco scents, maybe a little conservative in style, but unashamed about that. The palate is medium-bodied with fine, quite firm tannins. Fresh and saline, this gets the saliva going with a precise, persistent finish and leaves hints of graphite on the aftertaste. Excellent." 

Wine Advocate, 91-93 Points 

"Deep purple-black colored, the 2019 Gloria comes bounding out of the glass with all the energy of a new puppy, featuring notes of baked plums, black cherry preserves and warm cassis plus hints of spice box, pencil lead, woodsmoke and dried mint. Medium to full-bodied (the alcohol states 14.2%), the palate is packed with juicy black fruit flavors, framed by approachable, ripe, grainy tannins and just enough freshness, finishing pleasantly earthy." 

Alcohol: 14% 

*Price and availability in store may vary. Vintage date may differ from pictured. 

No reviews
More from 90+ Rated
2020 Martin Ray Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir
2021 Martin Ray Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir [JS93]
$14.99
2018 Numanthia Termes Tinta de Toro
2018 Numanthia Termes Tinta de Toro [JS96][WA91]
$16.99
2019 Dry Creek Vineyard Heritage Vines Zinfandel
2019 Dry Creek Vineyard Heritage Vines Zinfandel [JD92][WE92][WS91]
$20.99
2017 Westerhold Sonoma Coast Estate Pinot Noir
2017 Westerhold Sonoma Coast Estate Pinot Noir [WE91]
$17.99
2019 Averaen Willamette Valley Pinot Noir
2021 Averaen Willamette Valley Pinot Noir [V91][WE90]
$20.99
2019 Bogle Old Vine Zinfandel
2019 Bogle Old Vine Zinfandel [WE91]
$8.99
Recently viewed