2009 Chateau Pontet Canet
currant, blackberry, cherry, bell pepper, olive, asparagus, spice, ginger, oak, vanilla, black cherry, plum, smoke, toast, tar, tobacco, raspberry, cassis, violet, pepper, green bean, lead, cedar, molasses and dark fruit
currant, blackberry, cherry, cedar, cigar box, violet, rose, truffle, earth, coffee, leather, tobacco, broccoli, berry, flower, mocha and vanilla
This re-release of the perfectly rated 2009 Chateau Pontet Canet is an extraordinary example of an already classic vintage. To put this into perspective, this wine outscored 3 of the 5 First Growths - Mouton Rothschild, Lafite Rothschild, and Margaux.