(2004 Vintage) 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...
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.
Many layers, strong tannie, after taste fair long, RP90+
International Wine Cellar(2004 Vintage) Deep medium ruby. Precise aromas of cassis, black cherry, licorice and flowers. Sweet, broad, dense and focused, with terrific purity and depth of fruit. Finishes with noble, broad tannins and outstanding persistence. Like the 2003 version, this wine really saturates the entire palate with flavor.
Robert Parker(2004 Vintage) Rating: 90+/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 06/01/2007
Wine Spectator(2004 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 00/00/0
Robert Parker(2009 Vintage) Rating: 100/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 02/21/2012
Wine Spectator(2009 Vintage) Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 01/11/2012