Vintages - Château Malaire

Château Malaire 2009

Château Malaire vintage 2009 has a fine dark ruby robe.
The nose holds fresh aromas of Morello cherry and raspberry, with more developed nuances of undergrowth.
The silky tannins envelop the taste with dried berries, leading to a more spicy end.

Château Malaire 2008

The Château Malaire 2008 vintage is deep purple in colour.
The nose reveals the fragrance of red fruit married with spicy hints on a musky base.
The palate reveals a soft, enveloping tannic structure with a smooth, fruity finish.
A fragrant, pleasant wine.

Château Malaire 2007

Pretty cherry color with purple hues.
The nose is very expressive, bursts with redcurrant, blackberry, and raspberry aromas, with a hint of fresh mint.
The sames aromas fill the mouth and extend to an long elegant finish.

Château Malaire 2006

Dark ruby in colour with garnet tints.
Floral, fruity notes on the nose. Soft initially, the mid-palate shows a more structured bouguet.
Fruity aromas slowly unfold to reveal a sweet liquoricy finish.

Château Malaire 2005

Profound ruby in colour with garnet tints.
On the nose, the attack is fresh and fruity, allying crushed raspberry and strawberry with notes of plum and cut hay.
The palate is frank and supple, showing fine balance on a register of well-ripened red fruits. The lingering finish brings a hint of dry autumn leaves.

Château Malaire 2004

Vibrant, brilliant colour, between carmine and ruby red.
Already highly expressive, the bouquet allies black fruits with minty notes.
The front of palate is frank, the chewy tannins unfolding gently and harmoniously, with freshness, character and charm.

Château Malaire 2003

Ruby-hued with garnet tints, this wine has a distinctively generous bouquet of spices (cinnamon and cloves) and ripe fruit.
The frank front of palate opens up to reveal supple, mouth-filling tannins. Black fruit aromas add a brilliant final dash to a harmonious whole.

Château Malaire 2002

Beautiful light ruby with garnet tints.
Floral notes are the initial impression on the nose, pleasantly combined with wild berries (raspberry, blackberry) and more mature, walnutty notes.
The front of palate is soft, lengthening to a beautifully chewy mid-palate, with the fresh fruit aromas developing to a soft finish.