1997 Chateau Puy Blanquet St. Emilion Grand Cru
15 Ratings
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15 Ratings
1997 Chateau Puy Blanquet St. Emilion Grand Cru

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2008 Vintage) A respect for tradition and quality is what makes Puy-Blanquet special. Instead of following the trend, vineyard manager Pierre Meunier has continued plowing the soils to ensure optimal maturity of the fruit. Green harvesting, leaf cropping and harvesting are done by hand. Overlooking the Dordogne valley in the heart of Saint-Etienne de Lisse, Château Puy-Blanquet has northern and eastern blocks that enjoy the morning sunshine. There are 49.42 acres of planted acreage on soils of clay and chalk.

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Expert Reviews
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 2009 Vintage) Rating: 98/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 6/04.