2000 Château La Mission Haut-Brion Pessac-Léognan Cru Classé de Graves
84 Ratings
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84 Ratings
2000 Château La Mission Haut-Brion Pessac-Léognan Cru Classé de Graves

Wine Description

(From 2007 Vintage) A smooth, velvet textured wine, piled high with sweet, ripe flavors. There is fine, opulent concentration here, impressive density, and a solid, tannic core. While it is not as powerful as some vintages from this estate, it certainly suggests the ability to age 5–6 years and more.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 1994 Vintage) Dense, rich powerful and concentrated. A bouquet of mineral scents, cassis and black currants and earthy, smoky scents.

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    hv old wooden taste, medium after taste, good overall

    about 5 years
Expert Reviews
  • Robert Parker
    "The 2000 La Mission Haut-Brion is certainly one of the candidates for the wine of the vintage. Its performance was off-the-charts in two separate tastings for this report. Deep blue/purple, with a nose of creme de cassis, floral scents, graphite, and subtle smoke, the wine is pure, deep, sumptuously textured, full-bodied, powerful (although certainly not at the power level of the amazing 2009). This wine certainly transcends its 13% natural alcohol and has the same level of concentration found i...