Medoc crus classes 2009

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Expectations were high for this vintage, and with few exceptions, they were met for our tasters, who said consumers can buy these consistent, opulent and robust wines with confidence. See the top 34 Outstanding and Highly Recommended wines here...
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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
Alc 13.5%
Judges: Steven Brook, Alun Griffiths MW and Steven Spurrier

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
Alc 13.5%
Judges: Steven Brook, Alun Griffiths MW and Steven Spurrier

Medoc 2009, Bordeaux 2009,
Medoc 2009, Bordeaux 2009,
Medoc 2009, Bordeaux 2009,
Medoc 2009, Bordeaux 2009,
Medoc 2009, Bordeaux 2009,