"Ripe and fresh, another super effort from Madame Cazaneuve, the owner of Paloumey, we started buying this wine some 15 years ago, so the vines are on average 60 years old. They also have a star winemaker in Pascal Lamarque originally from Lynch Bages, fabulous value!"
James Nicholson, April 2017
"Dense and packed with fruit, this is a rich wine. It does have structured tannins but it is the juicy fruit that really dominates. It is concentrated and will develop quickly, but then should hold well. 92-94 Points." (Roger Voss, Wine Enthusiast Magazine, April 2017)
"This has some good ripe cassis fruits and careful extraction. The tannins are a touch rustic, but this is a pleasurable medium term drinking wine from a highly reliable and good quality Médoc Cru Bourgeois. Authentic and ripe fruit expression.
Drinking Window 2022 - 2038
Jane Anson, Decanter Magazine, April 2017)