Grand Cru Classé de Graves
AOP - Appellation d’Origine Protégée (AOC)
2011 "Château Pape Clément", Grand Cru Classé de Graves, Château Pape Clément
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate:
The 2011 Pape Clement, a blend of 57% Cabernet Sauvignon, 38% Merlot and the rest Petit Verdot and Cabernet Franc, was aged 18 months in new French oak before being bottled unfiltered. Absolutely profound, with a complex bouquet of mulberries, black cherries, black currants, graphite and subtle smoke and burning ember-like aromas, this is a true super-star of the vintage. It represents a remarkable achievement by the winemaking team of Bernard Magrez. Full-bodied, rich and multidimensional, this wine clearly transcends the entire vintage.
It should age effortlessly for 25 years.
|Grape variety||Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot|
|Bottle size||0,75 l|
|Bottle cap||Natural cork|
|Quality level||AOP - Appellation d’Origine Protégée (AOC)|
|Alcoholic content||13,5% vol|