Original
139 Ratings
Chateau Pontet-Canet Pauillac
$185.99 USD
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Wine Details

Region

BordeauxFrance

Wine Description

(From 2005 Vintage) Black in color, with aromas of blackberry, black licorice, tar, mineral and fresh flowers. Full-bodied and powerful, with ultrafine tannins that last for minutes on the palate. A polished, thought-provoking wine. Shows wonderful purity of Cabernet Sauvignon.

Winemaker's Notes

Very intense color. On the nose, both refined and complex, it is dominated by an expressive fruit of great purity. On the palate, the tannins have great amplitude characterized by finesse and a rare precision. The vibrant quality of this wine gives it an all together other emotional dimension.

Cabernet Sauvignon 65%, Merlot 30%, Cabernet Franc 4%, Petit-Verdot 1%

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    Dark, earthy, tanons. Good times.

    over 1 year
Expert Reviews
  • Robert Parker
    Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 05/21/2011