Decanter panel tasting (May 2012): Saint-Emilion & Pomerol 2009 - Pomerol

The high expectations at tasting these hyped wines in bottle were largely realised, with our experts praising their modern 'risk-free' style, if not the 'sameyness' of many examples. The following wines were rated 15 points or more.

Wine name Producer Country Region Vintage

Chateau Pomeaux, Pomerol

Chateau Pomeaux France Bordeaux 2009

Chateau Clinet, Pomerol

Chateau Clinet France Bordeaux 2009

Chateau Grange-Neuve, Pomerol

Chateau Grange-Neuve France Bordeaux 2009

Chateau Les Grands Sillons, Pomerol

Chateau Les Grands Sillons France Bordeaux 2009

Clos l'Eglise, Pomerol

Clos de l'Eglise France Bordeaux 2009

Chateau Monregard La Croix, Pomerol

JB Audy [Clos du Clocher, Ch Lideyre] France Bordeaux 2009

Chateau Taillefer, Pomerol

Chateau Taillefer France Bordeaux 2009

Chateau Grand Beausejour, Pomerol

Chateau Grand Beausejour France Bordeaux 2009

Chateau La Conseillante, Duo de Conseillante, Pomerol

Chateau La Conseillante France Bordeaux 2009

Clos du Clocher, Pomerol

JB Audy [Clos du Clocher, Ch Lideyre] France Bordeaux 2009

Chateau Nenin, Pomerol

Chateau Nenin France Bordeaux 2009

Chateau Tristan, Pomerol

Chateau Tristan France Bordeaux 2009

Chateau la Croix du Casse, Pomerol

Chateau La Croix du Casse France Bordeaux 2009

Chateau Fayat, Pomerol

Chateau Fayat France Bordeaux 2009

Chateau Tour Maillet, Pomerol

Chateau Tour Maillet France Bordeaux 2009

Chateau Cantelauze, Pomerol

Chateau Cantelauze France Bordeaux 2009

Chateau la Fleur de Plince, Pomerol

N/A France Bordeaux 2009

Chateau le Gay, Pomerol

Chateau Le Gay [Pomerol] France Bordeaux 2009

Chateau Mazeyres, Pomerol

Chateau Mazeyres France Bordeaux 2009

Chateau Certan de May, Pomerol

Chateau Certan de May de Certan France Bordeaux 2009

Chateau Feytit-Clinet, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Le Gay, Manoir de Gay, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Montviel, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Beauregard, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau l'Enclos, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Petit Village, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau la Cabanne, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Guillot Clauzel, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Plince, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Clos du Vieux Plateau Certan, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau de Valois, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Gouprie, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Clos Rene, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau du Domaine de l'Eglise, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Le Chemin, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Elise, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau le Moulin, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Grand Moulinet, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

La Connivence, La Belle Connivence, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau de Valois, L'Eclat de Valois, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Gouprie, L'Excellence du Chateau Gouprie, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau La Conseillante, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Clos du Canton des Ormeaux, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Clos de Salles, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Lafleur Grangeneuve, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Moulinet, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Beau Soleil, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Bourgneuf, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau la Croix de Gay, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

La Clemence, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Clinet, Fleur de Clinet, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Enclos Haut-Mazeyres, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Gazin, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Nenin, Fugue de Nenin, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau la Fleur-de-Gay, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau le Bon Pasteur, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau La Renaissance, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Vray Croix de Gay, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Clos des Amandiers, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau La Truffe, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Bellegrave, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau La Croix Taillefer, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Vieux Chateau Ferron, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Rouget, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Clos Brun Mazeyres, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Le Castelet, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Bel-Air, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Lafleur du Roy, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009

Chateau Tour Robert, Pomerol

N/A N/A N/A 2009