Medoc crus classes 2009
Château Pichon-Longueville Baron, Pauillac 2CC
Decanter average score: 17.75pts/20 (92/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: SB 17 AG 17.5 SS 18.5
Elegant, refined nose of fresh summer berries. Dense palate of sappy and unctuous fruit, very rich and exotic. Terrific fruit and vigour – all this will come out in an exuberant manner to show for a very long time.
Price £128–£165 Widely available at leading Bordeaux merchants
Drink 2016 2040
Judges: Steven Brook, Alun Griffiths MW and Steven Spurrier