2000 Chateau Puygueraud (89pts WS, 87pts RP) – NO RESERVE

Winning Bid: £17.00

Single 75cl bottle.

Wine Offer Status: Duty Paid, no VAT payable

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No reserve on this auction.

Parker’s early note from 2003:

A potential sleeper of the vintage, the deep ruby-colored 2000 is fatter and sweeter than the 2001, with soft tannin. It should drink well for 7-8 years.

I’ve drunk this wine recently and am happy to report that Parker underestimated its longevity! It’s a delightful surprise from the lesser known right bank appellation of Cotes de Franc.

Some recent Cellartracker notes:

12/10/2017 – Lordswood wrote: 88 Points

Mineral nose with dark fruits. The wine still has lots of tannin, but works well with the fruits and finishing with silky chocolate. A food wine.

2/18/2016 – EhrlichDY wrote: 88 Points

Okay so this bottle was a bit better than my last one. Classic Bordeaux nose of cedar, tobacco, and leather. I’d say these are at peak or starting to fade. This bottle retained a dark fruit core to compliment earthy savory flavors. Unfortunately it feels like it’s starting to dry out on the finish. I need to locate my last bottle and drink it up.

4/6/2013 – Hawk94 wrote: 90 Points

Decant for an hour. Garnet ruby red, nose with currant, plum, wild cherry, good concentration at peak, earthy, mineral, velvet tannins, black currant, a bit of tar, licorice, plum, good balance, lovely finish.

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Auction History

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Highest bidder was: MrPosle

Date Bid User Auto
2019-01-16 07:23:45£17.00MrPosle Auto
2019-01-16 07:23:45£15.00rread
2019-01-08 18:18:04£13.00MrPosle
2019-01-08 18:18:04£11.00ditton Auto
2019-01-01 12:49:57£1.00ditton
2018-12-31 16:52Auction started

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