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    Chateau Pontet Canet 2005
    Pauillac
    owc
    Bottle (12)
    "Inky/black-colored with a classic Pauillac perfume of licorice, black currant liqueur, graphite, cedar, and spice box, it is full-bodied, with magnificent concentration, formidable tannins, and an Arnold Schwartzenegger-like structure (when he was 25 years younger). This backward, formidably endowed 2005 will require patience." (96+pts Robert Parker, Wine Advocate #176, April 2008)

    "Loads of pure blueberry, blackberry and cassis fruit are present along with a hint of licorice and background oak. It is full-bodied, ripe, and excruciatingly fresh, vigorous and exuberant. This is a tour de force, and a sensational effort that rivals the first growths." (97+ pts. Robert Parker, Wine Advocate #219, June 2015)

    "Inky/black-colored with a classic Pauillac perfume of licorice, black currant liqueur, graphite, cedar, and spice box, it is full-bodied, with magnificent concentration, formidable tannins, and an Arnold Schwartzenegger-like structure (when he was 25 years younger). This backward, formidably endowed 2005 will require patience." (96+ pts. Robert Parker, Wine Advocate #176, Apr. 2008)


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    Auction Dates
    April, 2012
    6th Friday
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