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Chateau Pichon Baron 2019

Chateau Pichon Baron 2019
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    A Pauillac wine reflecting the elegance and power of its terroir

    The estate
    A Pauillac 2nd Classified Growth of 1855 belonging the elite group of Bordeaux Grands Crus, Chateau Pichon Baron has produced an exceptional 2019 vintage, representative of the Pauillac appellation.

    The vineyard
    A veritable mosaic of terroirs and superbly located near the Gironde estuary, the Pichon Baron vineyard extends over 73 hectares of vines planted in Medoc gravels soils with perfect drainage.

    The vintage
    2019 was characterized by a mild winter and a cool spring. The hot, dry summer allowed the berries to ripen fully. An ideal autumn season was punctuated by a few rainy days.

    The winemaking
    Manual harvest with plot and intra-plot selection. Manual sorting. Alcoholic fermentation with indigenous yeasts. Temperatures regulated between 25 and 29 ° C. Maceration between 15 and 23 days. Malolactic fermentation, then barrel aging on fine lees. Vatting completed at the end of November. 18 months of aging, 80% in new barrels, 20% in barrels of one pervious wine.

    The blend
    Cabernet sauvignon (87%), merlot (13%)

    The tasting
    The Chateau Pichon Baron 2019 offers an authentic vision of Pauillac with intense notes of black fruit and spices. This fine wine reveals a great elegance, power and exceptional length on the palate. The Pichon Baron 2019 will show fantastic potential for age, evolving in the bottle up until 2060.

    Parker : 97-100 / 100
    J. Suckling : 97-98 / 100
    BordeauxPauillac
    Grape varieties
    Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot

    Dessert wine
    No

    Decanter
    97

    J. Robinson
    18+

    J. Suckling
    97-98

    Vinous - A. Galloni
    96-98

    Country
    France

    Wine certification
    AOC

    Vineyard
    Medoc

    Region
    Bordeaux

    Appellation
    Pauillac

    Color
    Red

    Producer
    Chateau Pichon Baron

    Classification
    Second Growth

    Parker
    97-100

    Allergens
    Contains sulfites

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