(2001 Vintage) 1er Grand Cru Classe. Velvety tannins, fleshy with sweet blackcurrant fruit and good length. Chateau Canon is often very rewarding after a few years of careful cellaring. Drink now until 2020.
Decanter(2001 Vintage) Rating: 4/5 - As reviewed by Decanter. 80% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Franc. 53% of the crop selected for the grand vin. A serious wine and better than the 2000. Good, deep colour, a purety of fruit with blackcurrant notes, medium bodied, soft texture and long, firm finish. Ready 2008-2020. (tasted