Château Pontet-Canet 2016 – Pauillac, Cru Classé

Château Pontet-Canet 2016 – Pauillac, Cru Classé

The noseisfruity, elegant and offers a fine richness as well as a fine concentration. It reveals notes of fleshyblackberry and fleshywildstrawberryassociatedwith fine touches of cassis, smallcrushedblueberries, liquorice, zan as well as discreethints of spices and nutmeg. The palateisfruity, juicy, beautifullywell-balanced, elegant, precise and offers a beautifuldefinition, dynamism, a beautifulfullnessa fine tension, a verybeautiful finesse of the grain, a beautifulpurity of the fruit, a good structure, suavity, a fine tension, gourmandize, a fine unctuosity, richness (but all in elegance/balance) as well as a fine fat. On the palatethiswineexpresses notes of cherry, blackberry, fleshyraspberry and more slightlystrawberryassociatedwithsmall touches of cassis, blackberry, liquorice, chocolate as well as discreethints of coffee and cardamom (on the finish). Tannins are elegant and structuring. Good persistence. A verybeautifulwine!   

Note (Score): 18.75+/20

Note (Score): 98/100

Date de dégustation (Tasting date): 01/2019

Dégustateur (Wine Critic): Choukroun Chicheportiche Jonathan

Type d'agriculture (Agriculture): Agriculture Raisonnée (Sustainable Agriculture)

Type (Kind): Rouge (Red)

Format dégusté (Tasted bottle size): Bouteille (Bottle)

En Primeur (EnPrimeur): Non (No)