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1999 Chateau Pontet Canet Pauillac
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About Chateau Pontet Canet

In the early 18th century, Jean Francois de Pontet, Royal Governor of the Medoc, purchased several vineyards and united them under the banner of Pontet. Today, this Pauillac Chateau is owned by cognac magnate Guy Tesseron. His son Alfred manages the 80 hectare vineyard.

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1999 Chateau Pontet Canet Pauillac

Producer: Chateau Pontet Canet
Style: Red Wine
Grape Type: Bordeaux Blend
Origin: France
Region: Bordeaux
Appellation: Pauillac

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88 Points | International Wine Cellar , May/June 2002

Good full ruby-red. Plum, tar, cedar and a hint of herbaceousness on the nose. Plummy and moderately dense, with warm notes of tar and tobacco. Finishes with less ripe tannins that show a hint of dryness.

89 Points | Wine Spectator
88 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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