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

Wine Description

(From 2012 Vintage) Features pure, racy, floral cassis, violet and bergamot notes, with a long, mineral-tinged finish.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2003 Vintage) The 2003 La Mission Haut-Brion is a large-scaled wine offering a distinctive bouquet of scorched earth, black cherry liqueur, and hints of blackberries, blueberries, graphite, and smoke. Ripe, heady, full-bodied, soft, and revealing considerable complexity, low acidity, and a broad, expansive mouthfeel.

Shipping Information

Free shipping with a purchase of 12 bottles or more.

  • User Avatar

    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...