Chateau Pontet Canet 2015

£148.50

The 2015 is a wine to stockpile, as it needs another decade to reach maturity, after which it should keep for 30+ years.

Country of Origin: France
Growing Region: Bordeaux
Producer: Château Pontet Canet
Grape Varietal: Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot
Vintage: 2015

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Description

The 2015 Pontet-Canet has an intense, crushed violet-scented bouquet that as I remarked upon out of barrel, imparts a Margaux-like personality. It is quite high-toned and exuberant at this early juncture and will clearly require several years to calm down. The palate is medium-bodied with succulent black fruit on the entry, quite spicy with notes of black pepper and sage, perhaps just a little fiery in personality. However, counterbalancing this is a sense of harmony and focus. It is just a bit boisterous at this early stage, then the finish is tightly wound albeit well defined, leaving that spiciness as its calling card on the aftertaste. Anticipated maturity: 2022 – 2045.

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13.5%

Bottle Size

750

Vintage

2015

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