Château le Pin Red Bordeaux Blend Pomerol 2004
"One of the top Pomerols of the vintage, the impressive 2004 Le Pin boastsa classic, exotic perfume of caramelized black fruits, spicy new oak, espressoroast, and chocolate. It is well-delineated, opulent, and medium to full-bodiedwith refreshing acidity as well as a vigorous, long finish. It will probablyclose down over the next several years, re-emerge in 5-7 years, and drink wellfor the following 15+." 92-94/100 points. (Robert Parker - WineAdvocate - Jun-2006)
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(tasted from cuve Classic Le Pin perfume of raspberry, cocoa powder and toasty oak, with an ineffable topnote of orange peel. Wonderfully delicate and precise in the mouth, with flavors and texture that reminded me of great Burgundy. The vibrant, utt... Stephen Tanzer. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2004 Chateau Le Pin 750ml
This is impressive for the vintage. A little better than in recent blind tastings. Blackberry, plum and dark chocolate aromas, with mineral undertones. It's thick and rich, with fine tannins and lots of mineral and plum flavors. Long and silky. Precise and refined. Best after 2012. 580 cases made.