Chateau Pontet-Canet Pauillac
126 Ratings
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126 Ratings
Chateau Pontet-Canet Pauillac

Wine Details

Region

FranceBordeaux

Wine Description

(From 2005 Vintage) Black in color, with aromas of blackberry, black licorice, tar, mineral and fresh flowers. Full-bodied and powerful, with ultrafine tannins that last for minutes on the palate. A polished, thought-provoking wine. Shows wonderful purity of Cabernet Sauvignon.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2007 Vintage) Good deep ruby-red. Sappy cherry, blackberry, licorice and minerals on the nose, with an almost candied quality rare for the year. Dense, sappy and pure, with enticing sweetness and noteworthy depth t...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine & Spirits
    (From 2001 Vintage) International Wine Cellar - Stephen Tanzer (2004) - 90 February 2010
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2001 Vintage) Rating: (89-91) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 146 on Apr-03
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 2001 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 3/04
  • Robert Parker
    (From 2001 Vintage)
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 2007 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 03/31/2010