$ 640.00 AUD
Borderline perfection in a bottle, the 2010 Pichon-Longueville Baron is a blend of 79% Cabernet Sauvignon and 21% Merlot that is said to be the greatest Pichon Longueville Baron ever made, equaling some of the estate’s colossal wines from vintages such as 1989 and 1990.
Region - Bordeaux
Type - Red
Year - 2010
Winery - Bordeaux
Grape - Bordeaux Blend
Volume - Standard - 750ml
A saturated purple color as well as truly extraordinary aromatics of crème de cassis, licorice, crushed rock-like minerality, graphite, and spring flowers. Possessing full-bodied richness, a huge, unctuous mid-palate, and building tannin, it shows the purity, grandeur, and precision that makes this vintage so remarkable. Drink now through the next 3 decades!
Big and Rich, Captivating and Complex, Elegant and Fine, For the Cellar, Juicy and Fruity, Smooth and Seductive, Something Special
Dark Berries, Plum
Florals, Meaty, Minerality, Oak, Spices
Bordeaux Blends are made up of a combination of traditional grapes found in the region of Bordeaux. Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc are the dominant varieties used in these blends, but you'll also find Petit Verdot, Malbec, Carménère and other supporting grapes. The firm, structured and tannic Left Bank Bordeaux reds are typically Cabernet Sauvignon dominant, whereas the more juicy, lush and approachable Right Bank Bordeaux reds have Merlot as their primary grape. These wines are some of the world's greatest expressions and have been made to last decades!