Vieux Château Certan 2005

Vieux Château Certan (Pomerol)


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The Vieux Château Certan 2005 (£290.40) is a red wine from Pomerol produced by Vieux Château Certan made of merlot, cabernet sauvignon and cabernet franc of 2005 and has an alcohol content of 12%. The Vieux Château Certan 2005 is the ideal red to combine with birds and game. 4 of 5 points is the average score of this red according to Uvinum users and with the following scores: robert parker: 92 and wine spectator: 97.
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It's Vieux Château Certan's purpose to produce wine in its purest and most natural form. From the moment the first grapes ferment until the bottling of the wine, no further products as yeast are added. This results in an excellent Vieux Château Certan 2005, which year after year receives great evaluations and critics from world wide renowned wine experts.

The 2005 vintage has been perfect for the grapes' development and ripening. A cold winter was followed by a warm spring and hot and dry summer. The rather low yields delievered small berries, that were well nourished by healthy vine canopies with maximum photosynthesis potential. 2005 brought a wine that is ripe, tannic, balanced with amazing fruit and wonderful acidity.

Technical sheet · Vieux Château Certan

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2005 Other vintages
Appellation:Pomerol (Bordeaux,France)
Winery: Vieux Château Certan
Volume: 75cl Other volumes
Score: RP92WS97B+D18
Grapes: Cabernet Franc (8%), Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
Pairing: StartersMeatCheeseGameBirds
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 12%

Description · Vieux Château Certan

Vieux Château Certan 2005 (Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot)


  • View: Vieux Château Certan 2005 has a purple blue
  • Nose: opulent displays ripe blackberries, cassis, black olives and iodine
  • Mouth: The palate shows a wonderful balance, good acidity with hints of Christmas cake and fresh figs to a refined finish

PAIRING: Roast Beef Tournedos Rossini and.

GRAPES: 60% Merlot, 30% Cabernet Franc and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon,

CELLAR: Vieux Château Certan

Vieux Château Certan

"It is now almost a century since my grandfather, Georges Thienpont, acquired Vieux Château Certan, one of the oldest estates in the Pomerol vineyard. My aim today is to build on the good work of the previous generations by preserving the family's art de vivre and the natural beauty of the...

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Vieux Château Certan 2005

Vieux Château Certan, Grand Cru, vintage 2005 in 75cl Red wine from Bordeaux in Pomerol
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Posted on at 07.09


Vieux Château Certan Bordeaux Pomerol 2005

A discovery I made with one of my best friends.
Opaque cherry red. Notes of strawberry on the nose. Balanced in the mouth.
The best pairing would have been fish.
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Posted on at 15.45


TASTING NOTES OF Vieux Château Certan 2005:
- View: bluish purple.
- Nose: aromas of ripe blackberries, cassis, iodine and black olives.
- Mouth: pure, great definition, wonderful balance, good...
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Posted on at 05.04


Vieux Château Certan 2005 was my favourite

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Reviews about Vieux Château Certan 1990

Marco Gandolfo
Marco Gandolfo


Vieux Château Certan Pomerol 1990
i have not yet opened this wine, but it looks to be in excellent condition. So, taking other reviews and literature as a guide, I am looking forward to something SPECIAL!! Definitely one for my...
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Reviews about Vieux Château Certan 2015

Andrea Sanders
Andrea Sanders


Special vainilla aromas. The Pomerol tasted like wild berries.
I expected more from this wine.
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Mary Wilson
Mary Wilson


Vieux Chateau Certan 2015
I got it as a gift from my boss.
Red base with violet hues. Predominant chocolate aromas. Elegant lightness in its taste.
It's a good wine to chink glasses.
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Reviews about Vieux Château Certan 2014

Peter Samuels
Peter Samuels


Deep colour, characteristic of Vieux Château Certan. Vanilla aromas. Warm and tasty.
The best wine for a fish plate, like tuna.
Wine and friends always pairs very well .
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Reviews about Vieux Château Certan 2012

Jessica Barker
Jessica Barker


Pomerol Vieux Château Certan 2012
Opaque red, nearly black. Subtle hint of raisins. Sweet subtleness on the aftertaste.
My pairing recommendation would be prosciutto.
A red which I enjoyed with my friends.
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