2000 Troplong Mondot

Troplong Mondot

94Average Score
Red
12x75cl
-
0 Immediate | 2 Marketplace
£1,383.00
Bts
-
0 Immediate | 7 Marketplace
£118.00
6x75cl
-
0 Immediate | 1 Marketplace
£690.00
Bts
  1. LA
    Label: Bin Soiled
0 Immediate | 2 Marketplace
Duty Paid
£120.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
94
Critic Notes

Extremely young with an unbelievable deep purple color, the 2000 Troplong Mondot has hardly budged since I tasted it in 2003. Two recent tastings confirmed that this is the greatest Troplong Mondot between their profound 1990 and more recent vintages such as 2005, 2008, and 2009. Copious chocolate, graphite, blackberry, blueberry, cassis, and ink characteristics are present in this full-bodied, powerful, massive St.-Emilion. While the tannins are noticeable, they are better integrated than they were seven years ago, and the fruit, extract, and richness clearly outweigh the wine’s structure. This 2000 will benefit from another 4-5 years of cellaring (longer than I originally predicted), and has at least two decades of drinkability ahead of it. Jun 2010, www.robertparker.com

Score: 96-/100Robert Parker

Lovely berry, cherry and spice, with hints of mineral. Full-bodied, with fine tannins and a pretty mineral and berry aftertaste. A sexy and refined red. Best after 2009. 7,080 cases made. – James Suckling , Wine Spectator 2003

Score: 91-/100Wine Spectator
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Product details
Country
France
Region
Bordeaux
Sub-region
Saint Emilion
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
13.5%
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
Country
France
Region
Bordeaux
Sub-region
Saint Emilion
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
13.5%
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
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