2003 Chateau Pesquie Cotes du Ventoux Quintessence

2003 Quintessence

2003 Château Pesquié Côtes du Ventoux Quintessence – France, Rhône, Southern Rhône, Côtes du Ventoux 

Wine Rating:  92     wine advocate 92     wine spectator 90

2007.06.26 – CTS DMin Happy Hour
Yummy! Benefitted from some breathing room. Big Rhone aromas and flavors. Layered scents of dried cherries, herbs, leather, and cigar box. Very round in the mouth with big fruit — blackberries, plum with skins, and currants. A bit spicy in the middle, with mushrooms and soil flavors at the end. Very broad texture with a big, earthy finish. Tannins are firm and round. This is a keeper.

$19.99  Sherlocks Wine Merchant, Atlanta, GA

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