Château Pipeau 2007, Ac Saint émilion Grand Cru

Bordeaux Right Bank Bordeaux-Right Bank
Bordeaux, France

$28.00 (102756)

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86 pts
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July 09, 2011
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Critic Reviews (3)

Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Fine blackberries, a touch of floral and minerality on the taught nose. Wine has an aristocratic personatlity with...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Already quite mature and advanced, the '07 Pipau shows stewed, oxidative, maderized flavours that have little chance...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

There is a hint or meaty funk here and oxidative mulchy notes, amid otherwise ripe blackberry and background oak....

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Gary Killops
Gary Killops

Complex notes of cassis, coffee, black pepper and black cherry nose. The same noses follow on the palate. Good structure, full bodied Bordeaux with good balance and currently being sold at a price that is a steal. Tannins are not as chewy as past vintages but still have a good grip. Drinking well now but I do suggest buying a few for the cellar to see how this one develops over time. (August 2011)

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