Chateau Pavie Macquin 2000

Chateau Pavie Macquin 2000

$249.99

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Scores

RP 95  

Producer Tasting Notes

The Pavie Macquin grape types, predominately Merlot, have found their perfect home in strong clay soils. The molasses soils combined with asteriated limestone give the wines power and tension, as well as a deep meatiness. The ancient colluvial soils containing silt add a touch of lightness whilst retaining the mineral tension from the limestone. The Cabernet Franc is in its rightful place in limestone soils, with bare rock, which warm up quicker, allowing the grape variety to develop all its excellence and give the blend its ‘backbone’ and complexity. The wine is topped off with 2% old-vine Cabernet Sauvignon.


Vineyard Notes

The Pavie Macquin vineyard is characterized by its location on a plateau, next to Mondot hill and on the edge of the Fongaban fault. Thanks to its commanding position, its height ranges from 100 meters above sea level next to the hill, to 75 meters on the


Winemaking

Everything combines together in a search for balance and excellence: winemaking that respects the life of the soil, an ‘organic’ philosophy to maintain the vine without being a slave to it, mastery of yields, a quest for healthy and ripe fruit, vinificati

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Additional information

Weight 2.8 lbs
Dimensions 13.25 × 3.5 × 3.5 in
Color & Type

Red

Varietal

Bordeaux Blend Red

Vintage

2000

Country

France

Region

Bordeaux

Sub-Region

Saint-Emilion

Appellation

Saint-Emilion Grand Cru

Bottle Size

750ml

Closure

Cork

Sweetness

Dry

Maturation

Oaked