Pétrus

Pomerol Red Bordeaux Blend

9.51198 ratings
9.5332 pro ratings
Pomerol, Libournais, Bordeaux, France
Red Bordeaux Blend
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Nick Apone

1996 Vintage

1996 Vintage

Jan 22nd, 2021
DAD Wine Lover

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Apr 29th, 2020
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9.8

The 2010 Petrus has an extraordinary bouquet, ineffably complex with brambly red fruit, sous-bois, dried blood and wild mint aromas that unfurl magically from the glass. The palate is medium-bodied with supple tannins, fleshy and generous, yet amazingly controlled with such tension and grace on the silky smooth finish. This is a fantastic Petrus, one of the greatest in recent years. Tasted from an ex-château bottle at the BI Wines & Spirits 10-Year On tasting. (Neal Martin, Vinous, April 2020)

The 2010 Petrus has an extraordinary bouquet, ineffably complex with brambly red fruit, sous-bois, dried blood and wild mint aromas that unfurl magically from the glass. The palate is medium-bodied with supple tannins, fleshy and generous, yet amazingly controlled with such tension and grace on the silky smooth finish. This is a fantastic Petrus, one of the greatest in recent years. Tasted from an ex-château bottle at the BI Wines & Spirits 10-Year On tasting. (Neal Martin, Vinous, April 2020)

Apr 22nd, 2020
Mike Saviage

Tasted blind. Dark, old tawny color. Notes of black cherries, raspberries, smoke, cassis, light menthol, truffles, caramel, cola and old dark wood. Huge in the mouth. Very tasty. This was the real deal. Three old Pomerols.... Thanks Stan!

Tasted blind. Dark, old tawny color. Notes of black cherries, raspberries, smoke, cassis, light menthol, truffles, caramel, cola and old dark wood. Huge in the mouth. Very tasty. This was the real deal. Three old Pomerols.... Thanks Stan!

Mar 8th, 2020
Yianni Stoner

Extraordinarily long progression

Extraordinarily long progression

Sep 22nd, 2019
Conrad Green

An extraordinary nose at outset. Delicate faded cherry and roses with spice, earl grey tea and a haunting clarity. On the palate limpid and balanced and long. Exquisite- very gentle and nuanced

An extraordinary nose at outset. Delicate faded cherry and roses with spice, earl grey tea and a haunting clarity. On the palate limpid and balanced and long. Exquisite- very gentle and nuanced

May 8th, 2019
Jeff Loo

Stunning but not quite as captivating as the Lafleur. A champion of a vintage for Petrus. 96-98pts

Stunning but not quite as captivating as the Lafleur. A champion of a vintage for Petrus. 96-98pts

Apr 10th, 2019
Greg Gregory

Passive cellar so beautiful fruit, nice acidity and gorgeous color, but I doubt it’s going to get better.

Passive cellar so beautiful fruit, nice acidity and gorgeous color, but I doubt it’s going to get better.

Aug 2nd, 2018
Charles Antin

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9.7

Really everything Bordeaux should be

Really everything Bordeaux should be

Jul 17th, 2018
ADAM STROMFELD

As close to a perfect wine as I have had for some time. Beautiful mushroom and barnyard nose. Soft cooked meat with just picked cherries. Elegance at it its best. Perfectly balanced this is still a baby! Thanks Lucca for your donation bottle and sorry you weren’t able to join us!

As close to a perfect wine as I have had for some time. Beautiful mushroom and barnyard nose. Soft cooked meat with just picked cherries. Elegance at it its best. Perfectly balanced this is still a baby! Thanks Lucca for your donation bottle and sorry you weren’t able to join us!

Jun 29th, 2018