Monday, May 21, 2012

2000 Chateau de Pibarnon Bandol 92 Points

Clear, bright, slightly more evolved in color that the 1999, cherry red / garnet with slight brown rim, medium plus concentration and medium plus viscosity.

Clean, medium plus intensity, austere with delicate red fruits, slightly more opened than the 1999, in terms of primary fruits, freshness, delicate earthy note, dark mushrooms, brush of game, dried meat, subtle oaking.

Dry with medium plus acidity, fresh, full bodied, savoury black olives note, medium tannins, subtle, more integrated, elegant profile, almondy note, medium plus lenght and medium plus complexity, now until 2020.