2000
Wine and Port

2000 Wine and Port

2000 Wine Vintage Report

2000 Italian :

2000 was one of the finest post war vintages for Piedmont wines. The wines are still tannic and youthful. They will last for many years to come.

2000 Bordeaux :

2000 wine: The fabled millennium vintage produced wines that are of true greatness and longevity. They are characterised as being powerful, concentrated with high tannins. The quality is due to ideal weather from the end of September. This allowed the grapes to develop thick skins from lack of moisture. For the first time in many years there was little rain in the harvest season allowing the skins to thicken further. This served to further concentrate the wines. The wines have evolved slowly and will continue to do so for many decades to come.

2000 Vintage Port :

2000 Port: The 2000 Vintage was the first to be declared in the 21st century and will be remembered for the immense concentration of its wines and for the small quantities produced. The wines are already showing tremendous promise, with intense berry fruit aromas and full-bodied structure, which at this early stage is an excellent sign.

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2000 Barolo

From the outstanding 2000 Italian vintage.

Wine Spectator Magazine writes of this wine "nice fruity aromas with hints of spices and wet earth. Full- to medium-bodied, with a good core of fruit and velvety tannins.
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2000 Brunello di Montalcino

Brunello de Montalcino is one of Italys most famous and most expensive red wines. It is produced in the vineyards surrounding the town of Montalcino located about 70 miles (110 km) southwest of Florence in the Tuscany wine region.
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2000 Brunello di Montalcino

Deep, brilliant garnet colour with a complex bouquet of cherry, prune, mint and sweet tobacco. Very full-bodied, silky with an impressively long and pleasantly fruity aftertaste.
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2000 Chateau Bourgneuf

89+ Points - Robert Parker

Dense ruby/purple, with an attractive, broad, plump nose of plums, raisins, prunes, black cherries, and some dusty earth
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2000 Chateau Cantemerle

91 points Wine Spectator
Opulent red. Intense aromas of currants, cigar tobacco and berries. Full-bodied, with a solid core of silky tannins and a long finish.
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2000 Chateau Charmail

*** 93 Points Robert Parker ***

Reviews
"This is the finest effort I have ever tasted from this estate. It possesses great intensity, an inky purp
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2000 Chateau Cissac

Good colour, great legs and nose. Quite nice when opened. Perhaps a trace of liquorice and a hint of 'medicinal' character but these initial characteristics soon faded.
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2000 Chateau de la Riviere

This wine from the outstanding 2000 vintage is concentrated and fresh. Holding up well and just past its peak. Chocolate, plumbs and spices with a good finish.
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2000 Chateau de Malleret

A well balanced wine with black fruits and berries showing on the palate, and a woody aroma with oaky hints.Some chocolate and coffee tones balance the fruits well.
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