More Vintages and Sizes of Chateau St Jean - Cinq Cepages:

Recommended For You

Loading, please wait...
2000 Chateau St Jean - Cinq Cepages 750ml
2000 Chateau St Jean - Cinq Cepages
USA - California - Sonoma
Red / Proprietary Blend
2000 Chateau St Jean - Cinq Cepages
This wine is currently sold out.
You can also bid on this wine. Contact us to learn how.
Professional Reviews


Wine Advocate Author: Robert Parker Issue: 150

The perplexing 2000 Cinq Cepages Proprietary Red (a blend of 76% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Merlot, 9% Cabernet Franc, 3% Malbec, and 2% Petit Verdot) reveals mid-ninety point aromatics ... truly a splendid bouquet that reminded me of a high-class Bordeaux St.-Emilion (dried herbs, tobacco smoke, licorice, chocolate, black currants, and cherries). However, the stunning aromas do not follow through in the mouth. This medium-bodied, dark ruby/purple-tinged 2000 starts off sweet and authoritatively on the palate, but the finish is narrow and tannic. It is typical of the 2000 vintage, which can deliver considerable fragrance, but often lacks texture and reveals a narrow, constricted aftertaste. Drink this 2000 now or cellar it for a decade.

Professional content appears courtesy of Vinfolio


Wine Spectator Author: James Laube

Smooth and harmonious, with ripe, rich, supple plum and blackberry fruit, shaded by cedar, anise, black cherry and spice attributes. Firms up and flexes its tannic strength on the finish. Very well-made. 15,500 cases made.

Professional content appears courtesy of Vinfolio

Community Reviews


Cellar Dweller 33 Trust Rating: 97 Tasted On: 03/11/2011


Yohan Tasted On: 12/18/2010

Disappointed, couldn't hold itself next to the 2000 bordeaux (Louviere and Couspaude)


Sammi K Trust Rating: 99 Tasted On: 09/22/2010


AllanBG Trust Rating: 91 Tasted On: 06/03/2010


David P187 Trust Rating: 98 Tasted On: 02/27/2010

Improved with work. Blackberry and black cherry fruit, anise, licorice, nice texture. Something a bit earthy about it too.

Corporate Office1890 Bryant St, Ste 208San Francisco, CA

Napa Warehouse644 Hanna Dr, Ste EAmerican Canyon, CA 94503

Get early access to new arrivals and special offers

Online auctions operated by Vinfolio, Inc. in accordance with CA ABC Act Section 23355.1(d) and Section 2328 of the CA Commercial Code. © 2004-2014 Vinfolio

Forgotten password
Enter your email and we will send you
your password