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1985 Pichon Lalande Bordeaux Blend - France - Bordeaux - Pauillac - Red - Second Growth

France - Bordeaux - Pauillac

Red Bordeaux Blend - Second Growth
Producer Notes

Chateau Pichon Lalande, known as one of the greatest Bordeaux vineyards, has been maintained by the same family for more than 250 years. Located in Pauillac, it was deemed a Second Growth wine estate during Bordeaux Classification of 1855. Its location between the Gironde estuary and the Atlantic Ocean is ideal for growing grapes. These two masses of water help keep the air moving, which reduces... More »

Drink Dates
VF: 1991-2007

Author Brock M
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 92.727%
Tasted On 10/26/2014

Surprisingly youthful appearance and nose. Sexy nose of cassis, violets, oak, and smoke. Medium to full body, moderately long finish. Just lovely-and I thought we'd waited to long!

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Author TCL
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 96.926%
Tasted On 03/01/2013
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Author Lulu SF
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 98.588%
Tasted On 08/01/2011


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Author Sheky
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 90%
Tasted On 10/23/2009

light nose, surprisingly unrefined taste. Dead average and disappointing for what I expected. way past its drinking prime.

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Author serge
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 95%
Tasted On 03/06/2009

Slightly too old

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Author George C
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Tasted On 02/14/2009
Drink Dates

ready to drink

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