2000 Pensees de Lafleur

This is a deep ruby colour dry wine with paler rim and legs. On nose it has medium intensity of black plum, black cherry, smoke, vanilla, graphite, truffle and trace of sweet spice. Spicy characters are quite subtle. It has medium acidity, body and alcohol with quite intense flavours of black cherry, vanilla, vegetal and spice. A fairly long length with cherry finish. (92)

Tasted on 30 Oct 2010