LA GRAVETTE DE CERTAN

2014 Pomerol Vieux Château Certan

Grapes Merlot, Cab Franc
Colour Red
Origin France, Bordeaux
District Right Bank
Sub-district Pomerol & Lalande de Pomerol
Village Pomerol
ABV 14%

Pretty smart and fresh with some real VCC character but less concentrated and with some black-pepper overlay. Pretty GV because this is so exciting and long. Drinking range: 2018 - 2028 Rating: 17 Jancis Robinson MW OBE - www.JancisRobinson.com (Oct 2018)

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Lovely, with a stream of raspberry confiture flowing through, while light mint, star anise and black tea notes weave in and out. The long and refined finish has a light mineral accent, while the fruit sails on. This is quietly one of the best second wines in Bordeaux. Rating: 91 James Molesworth, The Wine Spectator(May 2017)

The plum and blueberry character and hints of cocoa are really impressive. Medium to full body and firm and silky tannins. Integrated and so fine. A beautiful thing. Drink now or hold. Second wine of Vieux Château Certan. Rating: 93 James Suckling, www.jamessuckling.com(Feb 2017)

Vieux Château Certan

Founded in the 16th century, the Vieux Chateau Certan has kept its name since 1745. In 1924 it was acquired by Georges Thienpont. Situated in the heart of Pomerol, this Château is the oldest cru of the appellation. Since its early days it has gained a reputation of being one of the rarest and most prestigious crus in the world. It is hailed for the exquisite finesse of its wines, the elegance of the chartreuse chateau surrounded by age-old trees, the order and quality of the vineyard – Vieux Château Certan inspires and fascinates wine connoisseurs around the world.

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