Red

2000 Château Côte Montpezat

Red Bordeaux Blend

  • France
  • Bordeaux
  • Libournais
  • Castillon Côtes de Bordeaux
Drink between 2008 - 2013 (Edit)
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Community Tasting Notes 93

  • Sreilly26 Likes this wine: 89 points

    August 2, 2021 - Drank for my daughters 21st. Have been saving since she was three. Was better than I was expecting and definitely worth holding.

  • klausner1 Likes this wine: 88 points

    March 7, 2015 - Decanted. Dark garnet color. Plenty of oak on the nose at first, giving way to black fruit jam, spice, and a touch of menthol. On the palate it is dark fruit up front, framed by chocolate and oak. Mid palate is lacking but finished better, though dry due to tea leaf tannin still firm. Decent value and better with food. Does not drink like it is 70% merlot, but there it is. Very surprised by all the negative reviews, not a great wine, but certainly not a bad one either.

  • bccdavid wrote: 85 points

    May 6, 2014 - Thin. Disappointed. Maybe it's past it's drinking window. Sadly, I was holding it for it to fully mature.

  • Kentw wrote: 84 points

    January 3, 2014 - Way past its prime. How quickly it got there is a bit of a disappointment since it took so long to become drinkable. Flat, but some fruit and no tannins left. But drinkable and ok if your expectations are not high.

  • klausner1 Likes this wine: 88 points

    December 25, 2013 - Red berries, oak, and alcohol on the nose. Medium bodied, but nicely balanced, if a bit thin. Some good darker notes, with a hint of chocolate. Tannins are a just a tad out of balance on the aggressive side, but overall a pleasant wine, certainly good for the price point. Drink sooner rather than later.

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  • By Gary Vaynerchuk
    And The Winner Is, Episode #627, 2/20/2009 (link) 90 points

    (Chateau Cote Montpezat) #2; COLOR-dark; NOSE-some green pepper; sour cherries and black currant busting out; ; TASTE-broccoli tops on the mid-palate and cherry sweetness on the back-end; silkiness; medium bodied; smooth richness of fruit on the back-end; good floral rose petals on the mid-palate; silky smooth; elegant & balanced; good firm tannins; really nice greenness (bell peppers); a Cab Franc play; a little black pepper/beef jerky on the finish; will last 3-5 years; GV-90

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2000
  • Type Red
  • Producer Château Côte Montpezat
  • Varietal Red Bordeaux Blend
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country France
  • Region Bordeaux
  • SubRegion Libournais
  • Appellation Castillon Côtes de Bordeaux
  • UPC Code 607921008803

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 199 (27%)
  • Consumed 549 (73%)

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