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Chateau Pavie Saint Emilion Grand Cru

Wine Details

Style

Red

Winemaker's Notes

Château Pavies large production has made it more easily available than many other red Bordeaux. It is one of the best-known St. Emilions, vinified in a slightly lighter, more elegant style. With moderate red currant fruit in the nose, plus earth and spice, it can be peppery, spicy, or even leafy with hints of red cherries. Like other wineries in the côtes of St. Emilion, Château Pavie makes firm wines that are restrained and austere when young. The occasionally severe tannins mature with age into...

Expert Reviews
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  • Robert Parker
    (From 2008 Vintage) Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 04/01/2009
  • Robert Parker
    (From 2009 Vintage) Rating: 100/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 02/21/2012
  • Robert Parker
    (From 2007 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 04/01/2010
  • Robert Parker
    (From 2010 Vintage) Rating: 98/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 05/21/2011
  • Robert Parker
    (From 2006 Vintage) Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 02/01/2009