2004 Peter Michael - L'Esprit des Pavots 750ml

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2004 Peter Michael - L'Esprit des Pavots
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International Wine Cellar | 90-92

Very good deep ruby. Dark, sappy aromas of blackberry, cassis, minerals, violet and cedar. Superripe, round and fat; makes the sweetest impression of these four Bordeaux blends today but also comes across as sappy and fresh. Finishes very long, with smooth, building tannins.

Author: Stephen Tanzer
Issue: Issue 126

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Score: 95
Author: Steve
Trust Rating: 99
Tasted On: 11/08/2014
Drink Dates: 2014-2015
Score: 91
Author: marv
Trust Rating: 98
Tasted On: 06/25/2014
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Score: 94
Author: Jam02110
Trust Rating: 98
Tasted On: 12/26/2013
Score: 93
Author: Edward O88
Trust Rating: 99
Tasted On: 03/05/2010
Drink Dates:
Score: 95
Author: Adriel L
Trust Rating: 98
Tasted On: 03/16/2009
Bouquet of sweet aroma. Strong underlying structure with long finish.

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About This Producer


Peter Michael's estate vineyards (founded in 1982) are what make his wines truly exceptional. Sugarloaf Ranch sits high above Knights Valley in eastern Sonoma County, and from its rocky volcanic soil come Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc. The Alexander Mountain Estate Vineyard, above Alexander Valley, provides additional Chardonnay. All Peter Michael wines are site-driven single vineyard bottlings, whether from the estate or the limited sourced appellations. The line-up of estate wines is supplemented by a Pinot Noir from Pisoni Vineyard called "Le Moulin Rouge."

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