Robert Parker"I tend to underestimate Vieux-Chateau-Certan. The strong performance of this 2000 offers persuasive evidence that I am consistently too strict in my evaluations of this elegant but authoritatively flavored Pomerol. The 2000 is a blend of 70% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Franc, and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon. It is an elegant wine.. Its saturated ruby/purple color is followed by an exceptional bouquet of blackberries, cassis, spice box, licorice, and minerals. Deep and full-bodied, with great intensity, trem...