Jancis Robinson 17.5 / 20 “Glossy, dark crimson – very dense. Rich and racy and much more subtlety than the Tourelles. Inky finish. Good energy.”
Why Buy Me
Château Pichon Baron 2nd Classed Growth 1855 classification, famous for one of the most beautiful/picturesque Château in all of Bordeaux, has an even better reputation for their wines. Concentrated polished and sleek, the house style has breeding quality and strong identity that is the calling card of Pauillacs’ finest houses. Les Griffons is the 3rd wine of this estate (Les Tourelles being the 2nd.) is a fantastic chance to try this estates wines, without the usually eyewatering expense.
With an unusually high proportion of Merlot in the blend (for a left bank Bordeaux) this wine has a deep richness and velvety texture that will charm anyone who drinks it. Made for having with roast lamb or braised beef. Dark forest fruits, cedarwood spice, and good firm tannic structure.”