Cassis, licorice and shoe polish on the nose. Offers good richness and texture for the year, with a rather fine-grained middle palate and a restrained sweetness. Daniel Llose rates this vintage as "more important" than 2002 and 2001 for Lynch-Bages.
Chateau Pichon Longueville Comtesse de Lalande is one of the most important Super Second, in the best years, it is one of the most exotic and voluptuously scented wines of Mèdoc.
Chateau Pichon-Longueville Comtesse de Lalande is one of the most important wine producer in Bordeaux, this 2eme Cru Classe Pauillac estate has made tremendous strides in the last 20 years.