(2000 Vintage) "A fabulous Bon Pasteur that is even better out of bottle than it was from cask, this dense purple-colored 2000 offers up notes of smoke, charcoal, roasted nuts, blackberries and cherry jam infused with toasty oak. There is superb richness, low acidity, silky tannin, and an impressively full-bodied, muscular, chewy mid-palate and finish. This brilliant wine transcends its terroir ... a tribute to the commitment and talent of proprietors Dany and Michel Rolland. Anticipated maturity: 2006-2017."-W...
Robert Parker(2005 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 04/01/2006
Wine Advocate(2003 Vintage) Rating: (88-90) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 152 on Apr-04
Wine Spectator(2003 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 03/31/06