Vieux Chateau Certan 2006, Double Magnum

Vieux Chateau Certan 2006, Double Magnum

Vieux Chateau Certan 2006, Double Magnum

Regular price €995.00
/
Robert Parker 96
more about ratings

One of the top wines of the vintage is the exquisite 2006 Vieux Chateau Certan. A blend of 83% Merlot and 17% Cabernet Franc, it is a stunningly rich effort boasting an inky/blue/purple color as well as a gorgeous nose of forest floor, coffee, toast, and extravagant levels of black currants and blackberries. Hints of charcoal and flowers add to the wine's exquisite character. What's remarkable in this full-bodied wine is that nearly 100% new oak is used, yet the oak is largely drowned out by the wine's concentration and complex personality.

This full-bodied Vieux Chateau Certan should be reasonably approachable in 3-4 years but last for at least three decades. This great success merits kudos to proprietor Alexandre Thienpont.

| Robert Parker

 Region France | Bordeaux | Pomerol
 Type Red wine
 Bottle size double magnum (3 liter)
 Bottle condition Bottles in perfect condition: Labels and capsules excellent. Levels into the neck. Stored in fully conditioned cellar.
 When to drink 2025-2055

 

Prices include VAT, that cannot be deducted.

We will contact you by e-mail shortly after receiving your request about the availability of the requested product(s), shipping options & prices and delivery time.

This does not oblige you in any way to purchase the wine.

You can pay the invoice afterwards, manually, by bank-transfer (to our bank account in the Netherlands which is listed on the invoice).

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

More from All wines
Aalto 2016 Magnum (Original Wooden Case)
€175.00
Aalto PS 2004
€345.00
Aalto PS 2009
€345.00
Aalto PS 2010
€265.00
Angelo Gaja Sori Tilden Barbaresco 2004
€450.00
Angelo Gaja, Costa Russi 2004
€395.00
Recently viewed