Wine Advocate | Rating: 90The second wine, culled from barrels not considered at the level required of Les Pavots, is the 2014 Proprietary Red L'Esprit des Pavots, which is a relatively large cuvee of 2,120 cases. A blend of 53% Cabernet Sauvignon, 27% Merlot, 18% Cabernet Franc and 2% Petit Verdot, this wine is silky, lush and approachable, with low acidity and notes of black olive tapenade intermixed with graphite, blackberry, cassis and smoke. It is full-bodied, plush and best drunk over the next 10-15 years.Drink Dates: 2016-2031Author: Robert Parker
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Collector Data For This Wine
- 190 bottles owned
- 34 collectors