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Deep colour. Intense dark plum, mulberries, juicy fruit aromas. Superbly rich and concentrated wine with dense cassis, juicy fruit flavours, plentiful fine grained tannins and mocha vanilla oak notes. A crunchy dry finish with persistent sweet fruit. All in balance. Touch al dente. Tasted at Ch Pichon Longueville Baron. 93 points

  • 93p

Dark purple red with violet hue and black core. Well defined wine. Very concentrated but closed nose, displaying a hint of fruit and minerality. On the palate well structured with sweet fruit and firm tannins. Good length. 91

  • 91p

Ruby. Cassis, blueberries, vanilla, ripe, rich, fruity, scented, detailed, minerals nose. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fruity, ripe, dark berries, anise, beautiful texture and balance, long. 92-94

  • 93p

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Pauillac, Bordeaux

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93p
 Andrew Caillard MW, Wine Writer (Australia)  tasted  Les Griffons de Pichon Baron 2016  ( Château Pichon-Longueville Baron )

Deep colour. Intense dark plum, mulberries, juicy fruit aromas. Superbly rich and concentrated wine with dense cassis, juicy fruit flavours, plentiful fine grained tannins and mocha vanilla oak notes. A crunchy dry finish with persistent sweet fruit. All in balance. Touch al dente. Tasted at Ch Pichon Longueville Baron. 93 points

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91p
 Markus Del Monego / Best Sommelier in the World 1998, MW (Germany)  tasted  Les Griffons de Pichon Baron 2016  ( Château Pichon-Longueville Baron )

Dark purple red with violet hue and black core. Well defined wine. Very concentrated but closed nose, displaying a hint of fruit and minerality. On the palate well structured with sweet fruit and firm tannins. Good length. 91

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93p
 Christer Byklum / Leading Scandinavian wine blogger, Wine Writer (Norway)  tasted  Les Griffons de Pichon Baron 2016  ( Château Pichon-Longueville Baron )

Ruby. Cassis, blueberries, vanilla, ripe, rich, fruity, scented, detailed, minerals nose. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fruity, ripe, dark berries, anise, beautiful texture and balance, long. 92-94

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