Alter Ego Palmer 2015

Alter Ego Palmer 2015 was released today at €44 per bottle ex-negociant, up 14.3% on the 2014. It is being offered by merchants for £474 per 12×75.

Neal Martin described the wine as an “open, ravishing, quite precocious bouquet” and scored it 90-92. Its average score of 92.5 places it above most of the recent back vintages except the 2012.

Buyers looking for value may seek out the 93-point 2012 that is available at £375 per 12×75. The slightly lower scoring 2014 also offers relative value at £370 per 12×75.