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Chateau Pichon Baron Pauillac 2015

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" A strong effort from this well-run estate

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Wine was one of the biggest productions and source of enrichment in the roman empire. This trade was the most important one, as the italy could not assume its own consuption. The culture of the vines itself was different : different sorts of pergolas, vines growing on trees and another philosophy of the plant considering as it was more than a vegetal. Sometimes vines were married with trees to... Read more
Wine was one of the biggest productions and source of enrichment in the roman empire. This trade was the most important one, as the italy could not assume its own consuption. The culture of the vines itself was different : different sorts of pergolas, vines growing on trees and another philosophy of the plant considering as it was more than a vegetal. Sometimes vines were married with trees to take their strength. Many sorts of wines existed in roman antiquity, from ones from a single place, family of wines with local interpretations or aromatised recipes. Two things let the use of drinking wine growing : creation of a social hierarchy in Rome and use of wine as a medicine. As important and rich people tryed to be unique and receive there hosts with luxury, some famous people have elaborated a taste hierarchy between the wines. As many authors described the use of wine in medicine and prescribe different wines for each disease, Pline tell one of is friends to drink a glass af mulsum every morning to keep youth. Read less

External Reviews for Chateau Pichon Baron Pauillac

External Review
Vintage: 2006 12/15/2011

" A strong effort from this well-run estate


External Review
Vintage: 2006 12/15/2011

and smoky new oak. Full-bodied with ripe tannin


External Review
Vintage: 2006 12/15/2011

this is another noteworthy offering from an estate that has been remarkably successful over the last 15+ years. Anticipated maturity: 2012-2025+. "


External Review
Vintage: 2006 12/15/2011

impressive concentration


External Review
Vintage: 2006 12/15/2011

cedar


External Review
Vintage: 2006 12/15/2011

and a layered mouthfeel


External Review
Vintage: 2006 12/15/2011

Pichon Baron's 2006 exhibits an inky/purple color as well as a sweet


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