Located just West of the village of Saint-Estèphe, Château de Pez with its 48 hectares is, alongside Calon-Ségur, the oldest viticultural estate in the appellation.
Champagne Louis Roederer purchased the estate in June 1995 and immediately set about improving the vineyards and cellars.
1996 was the first vintage made entirely under the new ownership, and quality has been improving ever since.
Complex and enticing, the nose of Château de Pez 2017 expresses notes of milk chocolate, and then evolves towards notes of red fruits, cedar, pencil lead and finally cinnamon.
This complexity is present on the palate, with a clean and gourmet attack expressing notes of strawberry and cherry.
The wine develops continuously with sweetness, silkiness and precision.
A mineral and salty finish with floral notes (violet) which highlights the intensity of Pez 2017.
Balanced, fruity and complex, Château de Pez 2017 stands out for its mineral tension and its finely engraved tannic structure.
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