2000 Pichon-Longueville Baron Bordeaux Blend

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  • Bordeaux Blend
  • 1.5L
  • WA 97
  • WS 94
  • IWC 94

Reviews for 2000 Pichon-Longueville Baron Bordeaux Blend

WA 97
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, June 2010
This is one of the great wines of the vintage and certainly a candidate for one of the finest wines made at this estate under the management of Christian Seeley and proprietor AXA. Showing incredibly well at two tastings... This is one of the great wines of the vintage and certainly a candidate for one of the finest wines made at this estate under the management of Christian Seeley and proprietor AXA. Showing incredibly well at two tastings of 2000s the wine has a dense bluish/purple color and a beautiful nose of incense melted asphalt and creme de cassis as well as hints of new saddle leather and licorice. It is superbly concentrated and very pure with excellent texture and opulence. The acidity seems low the tannin high but well-integrated. This is a compelling 2000 that is just closing in on its window of maturity and should stay there for at least 20 or more years. Bravo!
WS 94
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, March 2003
Fantastic aromas of currants berries and hints of minerals. Cool and sleek. Full-bodied with a lovely underbelly of ripe fruit and medium silky tannins. Best Pichon Baron I have tasted since 1990...
IWC 94
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, June 2003
Good full red-ruby. Complex nose combines plum mocha minerals tobacco and burnished oak. A bit tight on entry then expands and explodes toward the back showing dense insinuating flavors of black fruits and licorice. Chewy... Good full red-ruby. Complex nose combines plum mocha minerals tobacco and burnished oak. A bit tight on entry then expands and explodes toward the back showing dense insinuating flavors of black fruits and licorice. Chewy sharply delineated Pichon-Baron with excellent underlying backbone and broad palate-coating tannins. An outstanding vintage for this estate.