Pauillac 2eme Cru
Château Pichon-Longueville Baron 2012
Herbal fresh black fruits the nose is bright the palate very cassis dominated. There is mid concentration depth of fruit the black fruits backed by liquorice. Fresher at the back the finish is lighter with good length.
Château Pichon-Longueville Baron 2011
Fresh fruits the nose is light the palate starts with bramble freshness. There is more depth of fruit in the middle sweeter at the back with black cherry richness on the finish.
Château Pichon-Longueville Baron 2010
Brooding depth the nose has a rich mix of cassis and black cherry the palate rich with layers of flavour. The tannins are firm but fine supporting but not dominating and at the back there is sweet fruit depth of flavour on the finish.
Château Pichon-Longueville Baron 2003
Rich and sweet on the nose the palate has fleshy black fruits supple on the mid palate. Although there is some mid acidity a balancing freshness the back palate has breadth the finish has the richness of ripe black fruits.
Château Pichon-Longueville Baron 1998
The nose is firm with a mix of fresh black fruits the start of the palate still a bit tight. More depth in the middle ripe cassis is backed by firm black cherry a classic structure. There is depth of fruit at the back the finish though quite fresh with length of flavour.