2012 CHÂTEAU PIBRAN Cru Bourgeois Pauillac
Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot.
The 2012 Pibran has a ripe, forward, black cherry and raspberry bouquet, the Merlot component very expressive and lending vivacious allure to the aromatics. The palate is medium-bodied with slightly chewy tannins on the entry. A pleasant edginess supplies fine tension and energy on the fin...(read more)Neal Martin, www.vinous.com