2010 Chateau Villars 
Fronsac, Bordeaux, France
WB Rating: 90

Alcohol by volume: 14.5%
Price at time of purchase: $16.99 (Premier Cru, Berkeley CA)
Type: Cabernet / Bordeaux
Principal varietal(s): Bordeaux blend

Spectacular value. Very deeply colored, and unsually rich and full in the mouth for Bordeaux of this classification. Wonderful grip in the mouth with a good fruit/acid/tannin balance. Potent flavors suggest dark currents, plums, macerated cherries, roasted herbs. Truly reminded me of a rich Napa Cabernet or Merlot costing 4x as much. - HK 2021-12-05


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