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1998 Chateau Le Pin Pomerol
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  91-94
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  100
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 93
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91-94 Points | International Wine Cellar , May/June 1999

Component #1 (vines replanted in 1984): Superripe aromas of black fruits, flowers and minerals; smells like pinot noir from Vosne-Romanee or Nuits-Saint-Georges. Dense, sweet and faintly gamey, with dark berry and dark chocolate flavors. Lovely fat and sweetness. Component #2 (older vines): Bright ruby-red. Less charming but more complex black cherry and spice nose. Dense, layered and quite subtle; not as exuberant or fruit-driven as the younger vines but finishes with extraordinary persistence and excellent grip. A great sample. The blend should make a superb Le Pin.

100 Points | Wine Spectator
93 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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Dude - That is like a 2300 dollar night
09/19/2006
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THIS WINE GIVES YOU HERPES
05/04/2006
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DRINK A WHOLE BOTTLE THAN SCREW A WHORE, THAT'S WHAT I DID. I REMEMBER THIS WINE EVERYDAY.

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