Château Franc Maillet 2000, Ac Pomerol, G. Arpin, Propriétaire

Bordeaux Right Bank Bordeaux-Right Bank
Bordeaux, France

$51.95 (72322)

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91 pts
11
November 08, 2008

Critic Reviews (11)

Megan Victor
Megan Victor

Extremely deep intense purple red colour. Intense, maturing, slightly spicy, earthy, plummy, baked red cherry-vanilla...

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Gord Stimmell
Gord Stimmell

Mocha-accented top performer needs up to five years of cellaring to soften the tough tannins from new barrel aging.

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Here is a decent chance to get in on the mostly exorbitantly priced 2000s, which, from AOCs like Pomerol, are...

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John Stewart
John Stewart

Here is a decent chance to get in on the mostly exorbitantly priced 2000s, which, from AOCs like Pomerol, are...

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Wine Spectator
Wine Spectator

Subtle aromas of chocolate, plums, berries and spices. Full-bodied, with velvety tannins and a long, fruity finish....

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Winecurrent
Winecurrent

Located in the extreme Eastern part of Pomerol, this offering shows enticing aromas of spice, cherry, blackberry,...

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Rod Phillips
Rod Phillips

This is a pretty good price for a 2000 Pomerol of this quality. The flavours are concentrated and complex, well...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

The delicious, ripe 2000s are starting to enter peak drinking, although this could still use another year or three....

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Vintages
Vintages

Subtle aromas of chocolate, plums, berries and spices. Full-bodied, with velvety tannins and a long, fruity finish....

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Ted Able
Ted Able

Medium-to- full-bodied, well extracted, ripe fruit with a dark chocolate note; firm structure.

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Robert Parker
Robert Parker

This wine is the product of a vinification supervised by St.-Emilion's Jean-Luc Thunevin. Dense ruby/purple, with...

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