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Château Pichon-Longueville Baron Rosé Blend Bordeaux Rosé Rosé des Tourelles 1983

Winemaker's Notes:

Berry Bros & Rudd review: The 1983 Ch. Pichon-Longueville-Baron has developed notes of sweet smoke,<br/>leathery blue currant fruits, opulent mouthfeel, and it has now reached full<br/>maturity. The colour is almost tawny. This complex 1983 is best consumed within<br/>the next 5 years.

Château des Tourelles:
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 Château Pichon-Longueville Baron Rosé Blend Bordeaux Rosé Rosé des Tourelles

External Review
Source: SoDivin
07/10/2009

2me Cru ClassŽ


External Review
Source: SoDivin
05/06/2009

2ème Cru Classé


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
03/31/2012

Not up to todays standard for this estate, but its a friendly wine with lovely cassis and berry aromas and flavors, medium body and a light fruity finish. Drink now.--The Bordeaux 50. (JS) Wine Spectator. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 1983 Pichon-Longueville Baron 750ml



Berry Bros & Rudd review: The 1983 Ch. Pichon-Longueville-Baron has developed notes of sweet smoke,<br/>leathery blue currant fruits, opulent mouthfeel, and it has now reached full<br/>maturity. The colour is almost tawny. This complex 1983 is best consumed within<br/>the next 5 years.

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