2016 Pape Clément, Pessac-Léognan (Pre-Arrival) SKU #1299400

$89.99

JS 97-98 RP 95-97 WE 95-97
WS 94-97 VN 93-96 DC 94
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  • Ralph Sands
    By: Ralph Sands
    5/16/2017
    K&L Staff Member
    Love it! 2 stars for now and possibly 3 for Pape Clement Rouge (Very impressive all 3 times tasted. Layers of dark grapey fruit all in good focus and with nice freshness, fine tannins,lenght and great taste!).
  • Jeff Garneau
    By: Jeff Garneau
    5/15/2017
    K&L Staff Member
    One of the great properties in Pessac-Léognan, historic, renowned, a near neighbor of Chateau Haut-Brion. In recent years, the estate has been moving towards a more terroir-driven style, taking full advantage of its exceptional position in the northernmost part of the appellation. The 2016 Pape Clément is a nuanced effort, complex and layered with good concentration and length. Deeply colored, intense. Lovely weight with perfectly ripe, sweet fruit and fine tannins. Deftly seasoned with spicy oak that enhances rather than overwhelms the wine. Very well done.
  • Clyde Beffa Jr.
    By: Clyde Beffa Jr.
    5/15/2017
    K&L Staff Member
    Another winner for Bernard Magrez and his team. His 2015 was one of our best selling wines and 2016 is just as good. Earthy elements in the nose and on the palate. Quite spicy and some fine tannins on the finish. This wine will need some time even though it is lush on the palate. They released 20% less than normal this year because they were severely affected by the late April frost. Just a warning to he who hesitates-you know what happens.
    Drink from 2022 to 2042

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