Château Pétrus, 1994 (Tasting)


Winery
Château Pétrus
Country
France
Region / Subregion
Bordeaux / Pomerol
Bottle size
0.75l
Grape(s)
Cabernet Franc: 5%
Merlot: 95%
Rating
94 WB

Fill level
Label condition
Capsule condition
Eye
Clearness:
clear
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Color depth:
rich
Nose
Aroma:
Chemical, Minerals, Oak, Licorice, black cherry, Rum Pot, Stone
Mouth
Sweetness:
dry
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Acid:
fine
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Astringency:
fine

Aroma:
Chocolate, Coffee, Vanilla
Palate
Body:
balanced
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Alcoholic strength:
concentrated
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Consistency:
intensively
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Intensity:
endless

Aroma:
Acid, Tobacco, Coffee, black cherry
Overall impression
A wine - a legend. A very delicate wine with an incredible amount of finesse. The tannins are still very present which will still soften. The finish is very long and it is a lot of time to enjoy.