Chateau Pontet-Canet Pauillac
127 Ratings
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127 Ratings
Chateau Pontet-Canet Pauillac

Wine Details

Region

FranceBordeaux

Wine Description

(From 2000 Vintage) Rich, sexy, silky and full in the mouth, with expressive flavors of black raspberry, game, smoke and truffle. Finishes with strong but suave tannins and excellent length.

Winemaker's Notes

Wine Spectator Top 100 of 2007! "Shows beautiful aromas of crushed berries and currant, with hints of mineral. Full-bodied, with lovely currant, licorice and mint. Long and caressing. Very refined and balanced. Another winner from Pontet-Canet. Best after 2011." Wine Spectator93 points "Backward and powerful for the vintage, this blue/purple-colored 2004 exhibits classic creme de cassis, smoke, incense, and spring flower characteristics. Medium to full-bodied, dense, and excruciatingly tannic, t...

Varietal

Bordeaux Blend

Style

Red

Region

BordeauxFrance

Wine Spectator Top 100 of 2007! "Shows beautiful aromas of crushed berries and currant, with hints of mineral. Full-bodied, with lovely currant, licorice and mint. Long and caressing. Very refined and balanced. Another winner from Pontet-Canet. Best after 2011." Wine Spectator93 points "Backward and powerful for the vintage, this blue/purple-colored 2004 exhibits classic creme de cassis, smoke, incense, and spring flower characteristics. Medium to full-bodied, dense, and excruciatingly tannic, t...

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    Great dribkability today string of minerals and dark fruits make this wine but beautifully balanced tannins. Make sure you let this one warm up a bit first so you can enjoy its classic bordeaux bouquet.

    3 months
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    開瓶黑果味主導,一小時后香氣開始散發,黑櫻桃,黑加侖子,紫羅蘭香氣迷人,單宁強勁但唔傑,酸度高但平衡,入口有濃郁的黑果味,黑櫻桃,紫羅蘭花香,加上少許咖啡香味,餘韻長香氣口腔中長留。酒色深紫,應可再存幾年更好。

    almost 3 years
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    Many layers, strong tannie, after taste fair long, RP90+

    about 4 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Robert Parker
    Rating: 90+/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 06/01/2007
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 00/00/0