2009 Château Pontet Canet, 5ème Cru Pauillac

Château Pontet Canet, Bordeaux Wine Region, France

Bordeaux blend, Drinking 2022-2040+

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Immediately it is clear that this is a wine of enormous stature. Intense, rich, full and expressive, notes of charcoal and graphite sit alongside the concentrated black fruits. Multi-layered, deep and composed with minerals lying underneath, this has tremendous scale, a massive tannic frame and will need many years of patient cellaring. The leading Pauillac outside the first growths? A real tour de force for sure. Drink 2019-2030+ 18

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Decanter: Dense colour and pure Cabernet blackcurrant fruit beautifully extracted with great length and perfect harmony, great purity of expression, exuberant yet restrained, great future. Drink 2016-30. 18.5
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