2012 Pontet Canet

Pontet Canet

94Average Score
Red
12x75cl
-
1 Immediate | 195 Marketplace
£730.00
6xMags
-
0 Immediate | 2 Marketplace
£730.00
Bts
-
0 Immediate | 10 Marketplace
£64.00
6x75cl
-
0 Immediate | 247 Marketplace
£366.00
12x75cl
-
0 Immediate | 2 Marketplace
Duty Paid
£730.00
Mags
-
0 Immediate | 5 Marketplace
£124.00
3L
-
0 Immediate | 1 Marketplace
£251.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
94
Critic Notes

A wine that makes you want to drink it already. It’s stylish with berries, currants, cedar and stone aromas and flavors. Full body, with very integrated tannins and a long, long finish. A small percentage of the wine is now aged in cement vats instead of oak barrels. This touches all the senses. A beauty. Made from biodynamic grapes. James Suckling, jamessuckling.com

Score: 94-95/100James Suckling

Spicy and quite savoury on the palate. very natural with soft earthy notes alongside bramble fruit. Sweet-fruited palate with an open texture then tighter towards the end. An elegant style from this chateau. FINE+RARE

Score: 17.5-/20FINE+RARE

This impeccably run, biodynamically farmed estate of Alfred Tesseron goes from strength to strength. The 2012 triumphs once again with its notes of dark plum, blackcurrant, licorice and almost a hint of truffle, its full-bodied, supple tannins, and beautiful, expensive mouthfeel. Complex and deep, this dense ruby/purple-colored wine may not be at the level of the 2009 or 2010, but it is a successful wine in this vintage, and a significant wine in 2012. Anticipated maturity: 2017-2035. Apr 2015, www.robertparker.com

Score: 93-/100Robert Parker
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Product details
Country
France
Region
Bordeaux
Sub-region
Pauillac
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
13.5%
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
Country
France
Region
Bordeaux
Sub-region
Pauillac
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
13.5%
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
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