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Pontet Canet

66 Bottles Available 2013
$99.00

Pontet Canet 2013

16 In-Stock 750ml
$99.00

Pontet Canet 2013

36 Pre-Arrival 750ml
$199.00

Pontet Canet 2013 1.5L

14 In-Stock 1.5L
10 Bottles Available 2012
$89.00

Pontet Canet 2012
OWC Original wood case

10 In-Stock 750ml
10 Bottles Available 2010
$225.00

Pontet Canet 2010

1 Pre-Arrival 750ml
$225.00

Pontet Canet 2010

1 In-Stock 750ml
$450.00

Pontet Canet 2010 1.5L

4 In-Stock 1.5L
$899.00

Pontet Canet 2010 3L

4 In-Stock 3L
12 Bottles Available 2009
$235.00

Pontet Canet 2009

12 Pre-Arrival 750ml
29 Bottles Available 2000
$125.00

Pontet Canet 2000

13 In-Stock 750ml
$115.00 $125.00
You save $10.00

Pontet Canet 2000
BSL Bin stained label

3 Pre-Arrival 750ml
$115.00 $125.00
You save $10.00

Pontet Canet 2000
DSL Damp stained label

1 Pre-Arrival 750ml
$125.00

Pontet Canet 2000

12 Pre-Arrival 750ml
15 Bottles Available 1995
$109.00

Pontet Canet 1995

15 In-Stock 750ml
Pontet Canet

The Winery

Château Pontet-Canet

"For us, working biodynamically, like Chinese medicine, is a holistic approach. It’s not some magic wand, nor is it a gimmick. It’s constant, everyday work that puts us in close touch with the vineyard."
- Alfred Tesseron, Proprietor

Château Pontet-Canet is one of the largest producers in Pauillac, Bordeaux. Production is around 20,000 cases of their grand vin and 20,000 of their second label per annum. It is a classified Fifth Growth, but many argue that it is boasting at least Second Growth wines. There’s a saying “you are the company you keep” and Pontet-Canet is a close neighbor to Château Mouton-Rothschild. The vineyard practices are biodynamic, even down to the use of horses in lieu of tractors. The Château was the first major Bordeaux wine producer to earn its 'AB', the organic certification for France. Grapes are hand picked, and soils are typical of Medoc - well drained, warm and spare.

Proprietor Alfred Tesseron realized the challenges he had with the property, and looked to Michel Rolland as a consulting oenologist. While most wineries look to modernize, Tesseron maintains that everything should be done by hand. They don’t even use computers to assist with production in the cellar or in the vineyard. Old school. As a Fifth Growth, these wines are under-dogs. Here are some vintages worth rooting for: 1982, 1986, 1989, 1990, 1995, 1998, 2000, 2003, and 2005.

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