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2005 Chateau Pape Clement (In Store Only)
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$395.00
1.5L Bottle
$2,251.50
Case of 6
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Item #264745
Size: 1.5L
Type: Red Wine
Varietal: Red Bordeaux Blend
Country: France
Region: Bordeaux, Pessac-leognan / Graves

"Probably the greatest Pape-Clement ever made. ...the dense purple-colored 2005 (a blend of 55% Merlot and 45% Cabernet Sauvignon) exhibits sumptuous notes of smoky scorched earth, graphite, melted licorice, and blackberries. Once past the exquisite perfume, the wine reveals full body, extraordinary concentration, plenty of chocolate, smoke, cassis, and blackberry flavors, and that unmistakable volcanic ash-like earthiness that comes from this appellation. The tannins are slightly sweeter than those found in most northern Medocs, but this is still a backward, large-scaled effort that requires 7-8 years of cellaring. It should last for 30-35 years." Reviewed by Robert Parker.

Reviewed by: The Wine Advocate - 98pts


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