The 2018 Chateau Grand Pontet wine is beautiful, with vivid cassis, red currants, spice box and graphite aromas and flavors. This Chateau Grand Pontet wine has aromas of raspberry jam, espresso and sweet tobacco build in this very pretty and expressive Saint-Émilion. This Chateau Grand Pontet wine nicely concentrated, has good intensity, a beautiful sense of elegance and purity, and both the freshness and richness of the vintage.
A Grand Cru Classe of Saint-Emilion, the Chateau Grand Pontet 2018 offers the experience of a great red wine from the right bank of Bordeaux in an exceptional vintage. This 2018 Chateau Grand Pontet wine is a blend of Merlot (70%), supplemented by Cabernet Franc (17.5%), Cabernet Sauvignon (7.5%) and Malbec (5%). The wine is aged in oak barrels (90% new wood).
92 points Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
92 points James Suckling
92 points Wine Enthusiast