129 Ratings
Chateau Pontet-Canet Pauillac
$105.00 USD
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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...

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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.

    7 months
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    over 3 years
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    Many layers, strong tannie, after taste fair long, RP90+

    over 4 years
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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