Troplong Mondot

Château Troplong Mondot is a Bordeaux wine from the appellation Saint-Émilion, ranked Premier grand cru classé B in the Classification of Saint-Émilion wine. The winery is located in the Right Bank of France’s Bordeaux wine region in the commune of Saint-Émilion, adjacent to Château Pavie. The château also produces a second wine since 1985 named Château Mondot.
Posts about Troplong Mondot
  • Tasting Dinner With 12 Bottles Of 1964 St Emilion

    … powder, leather and a touch of mint. This is a beauty. Deep and complex. The taste is tighter than the nose leads you to believe with lovely notes of red and black currants, graphite, cold coffe and iron like minerality. Long and taut with some sandy tannins. Very, very good. Mature but not overly so. 93p (tasted 2014/10) 1964 Chateau Pavie…

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  • 2001 Troplong Mondot – Bottle Notes

    … fruits. Medium body, yet voluptuous with great texture. Black cherry, currants, cassis, leather, tobacco and plums on the palate. Super silky, fine grained tannins. The wine tails off ever so slightly on the finish. Drink over the next 2-4 years. My rating: 92 points. If you are looking for more recent vintages of Troplong Mondot give consideration to the 2008 which can be found for $85-$100. If you enjoyed this post please consider subscribing to Zinfandel Chronicles updates by email. …

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  • Pick My Next Bottle – 2001 Bordeaux

    … in the upcoming revised Classification of the Wines of St.-Emilion, Troplong Mondot merits elevation to Premier Grand Cru Classe, which it has deserved for some time. Not far off the pace of the spectacular 2000, the 2001 is performing even better from bottle than it was from cask. A gorgeous perfume of plum jam, creme de cassis, flowers, licorice…

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