1990 Château Pavie
First Grand Cru Classé “B”
Wine Advocate rate : 89/100
Vintage rate : 19/20
Peak : to drink
Robert Parker tasting comments in June 2009 :
… »a strong effort, the 1990 Pavie exhibits aromas of sweet kirsch, licorice, roasted herbs, spice box, and earth. Medium-bodied with sweet tannin, low acidity, and good concentration (…) »
MORE INFORMATIONS ABOUT 1990 CHÂTEAU PAVIE :
The 1990 Château Pavie is a 1st Grand Cru Classé “B” from St Emilion.
Becoming 1st Grand Cru Classé “A” in 2012 : it is the consecration for the owners of the vineyards.
He joined together with the Château Angélus the very closed circle of the St Emilion stars, jealously protected by the Château Ausone and Cheval Blanc.
This quite recent classification leads him to some new international markets and increases the commercial value of all the production.
- Region : Bordeaux
- Appellation : Saint-Émilion
- Color : red
- Owner : Mr and Mrs Perse
- Surface : 36 ha
- Production : 80000 bouteilles
- Grape Variety : merlot 60%, cabernet franc 30% and cabernet sauvignon 10%