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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Château Certan de May

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

Pomerol

Grape Blend:

Merlot | Cab. Sauvignon | Cab. Franc

Château Certan De May, Pomerol, 2013

12x75cl £550.00

1 bottle

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Tasting Note:

Jean-Claude Berrouet, the former wine-maker at Petrus is now consulting at Certan de May. The style is certainly less exotic and confused and is a more focussed, more classical and altogether more alluring. It will be fascinating to see what one of the most revered names in Pomerol can achieve at this well situated estate. There is a savoury character, with notes of coal, tar and charcuterie over sweet black cherries and black forest gateaux. There is a firmness and tautness that one doesn't associate with Certan de May. It is more muscular with excellent texture and velvety tannins.

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