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Chateau Batailley Pauillac 2011 750ml

Rated 91+ - An attractive nose of creme de cassis, earth and oak jumps from the glass of this dense ruby/purple-colored wine. A classic, impressive...
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Chateau Bellegrave Pauillac 2012 750ml

Rated 92 - Beautiful core of fruit to this wine with blueberry, violet and light sandalwood character. Full body, fine tannins and a clean and...
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Chateau Clerc Milon Pauillac 2009 750ml

Rated 93 - Juicy and nicely framed with a singed bay leaf note, which allows the medium-weight core of crushed plum and mulled fig to glide along...
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Chateau Clerc Milon Pauillac 2010 750ml

Rated 94 - One the finest Clerc Milons I have ever tasted, and showing better from bottle than from barrel, this blend of 50% Cabernet Sauvignon,...
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Chateau Croizet Bages Pauillac 2009 750ml

Rated 92 - Currants and blueberries with hints of lavender follow to a full body with a chewy yet polished tannin structure. Long and intense....
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Chateau Croizet Bages Pauillac 2012 750ml

Rated 91 - Blueberry, mineral and dried flower character follow through to a full body, chewy tannins and a rich finish. Structured and chewy. Well...
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Chateau D'armailhac Pauillac 2000 750ml

Rated 91 - This continues to be one of the most seductive and luscious d'Armailhacs I have ever tasted. It may be my favorite vintage of...
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Chateau D'armailhac Pauillac 2009 750ml

Rated 92 - The finest d'Armailhac I have tasted to date, the 2009 is largely Cabernet Sauvignon (60%) blended with a big wallop of Merlot (25%) and...
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Chateau D'armailhac Pauillac 2010 750ml

Rated 93 - Another sensational effort from Philippe Dhaluin, the administrator of Mouton Rothschild, this blend of 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 23%...
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Chateau D'armailhac Pauillac 2012 750ml

Rated 92 - This is very polished and refined with blackcurrant, raspberry and citrus-peel undertones. Full body, extremely fine texture and a long,...
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Chateau Duhart-Milon Pauillac 2006 750ml

Rated 92 - It is no longer an insider's secret that the investments made by the Rothschild family (of Lafite) in Duhart Milon are paying big...
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Chateau Duhart-Milon Pauillac 2008 750ml

Rated 94 - A magnificent sleeper of the vintage, the 2008 Duhart Milon is the shrewd consumer's wine to purchase by the case as prices do not yet...
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Chateau Duhart-Milon Pauillac 2010 750ml

Rated 96 - Dense purple, with classic notes of cedar and lead pencil shavings as well as gobs of back currants and licorice, the wine has a...
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Chateau Duhart-Milon Pauillac 2012 750ml

Raetd 92 - Lots of currants, dried strawberries, sweet tobacco and cedar on the nose. Full to medium body and a solid structure. Reminds me of some...
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Chateau Fonbadet Pauillac 2012 750ml

Rated 92 - A very pretty Pauillac that shows blackcurrants, mint and berry character. Full to medium body, super-integrated and fine tannins and a...
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Chateau Grand Puy Ducasse Pauillac 2008 750ml

Rated 90 - This suave, lush, opulently-styled 2008 exhibits a dark ruby/purple hue, medium body, and attractively forward, sweet notes of creme de...
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Chateau Grand Puy Ducasse Pauillac 2009 750ml

Rated 92 - Aromas of blackberries, unsmoked cigar tobacco and cedar/sagebrush jump from the glass of this dense purple-hued Pauillac. Full-bodied...

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The commune consists of only 3000 acres of vineyards in the Haut-Medoc between the villages of Saint-Julien to the south and Saint-Estephe to the north, but is home to three of Bordeaux's five first growth wines: Chateau Lafite Rothschild, Chateau Latour, and Chateau Mouton Rothschild.

A classic Pauillac wine is rich, dense-coloured, full-bodied and profound with an elegant mix of black currants and cedary oak that is luxurious and distinguished when mature. There is a wide variation on this theme throughout Pauillac, in part due to the differing terrain across the region. This is shown within the 3 First growths where the Lafite is complex and elegant, the Mouton-Rothschild is voluptuous with power and the Latour is full yet refined. There are many other styles amongst Pauillac's Chateaux, ranging from elegant wines which are drinkable younger, such as Pichon Lalande to the more tannic, deep style of Lynch-Bages.

This commune, on the banks of the Gironde, has small hills which are unusual in the Medoc. The soil contains heavy gravel which is important to the wine growing as it reflects the sun and allows excellent drainage. It is differences in the subsoil that contribute towards each Chateau's style. Lafite has a limestone base which leads to a softer, aromatic flavour; Mouton-Rothschild has sand within its gravelly soil which produces its richness, and Latour enjoys a bed of predominantly gravel enabling it to be consistent even in wet years.

This region of Haut Medoc sets the standard for each Bordeaux vintage and is a wonderful and impressive representative. A great deal of pleasure awaits anyone exploring this wonderful appellation.