The chateau is named after the properties’ most famous owner who was a Pope. Bernard Magrez is the current owner and in charge of managing Chateau Pape Clement, as well as a myriad of wineries throughout Bordeaux and numerous wine producing countries all over the world.
This wine has a plush mouth feel and ends with a ripe, tannic filled, blackberry blast. This is a big style Pape Clement.
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate (RP): 95
"The dense purple-colored 2006 boasts an extraordinary perfume of lead pencil shavings, creme de cassis, burning embers, and a sensation that can only be described as like walking through a damp forest on a hot, humid day. Full-bodied, extraordinarily textured, and multidimensional with an amazingly long finish of nearly 60 seconds, this blend of 60% Cabernet Sauvignon and 40% Merlot from a 75-acre vineyard is a compelling wine that is one of the stars of the vintage ..."