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Date Printed: 12/21/2014
Chateau Nenin  2004
Chateau Nenin 2004
(search item no. 101723)
The Wine Advocate rating: 89 points
PRICE ON 12/21/2014: $52.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2010 James Suckling rating: 96 points
2010 Wine Spectator rating: 92 points
2010 Wine Enthusiast rating: 92 points
2010 Decanter rating: 91 points
2010 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2009 James Suckling rating: 94 points
2009 Wine Spectator rating: 93 points
2009 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
2008 The Wine Advocate rating: 93 points
2008 Wine Enthusiast rating: 91 points
2007 The Wine Advocate rating: 89 points
2007 Wine Enthusiast rating: 89 points
2007 International Wine Cellar rating: 89 points
2006 Wine Spectator rating: 91 points
2006 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
2006 Wine Enthusiast rating: 90 points
2005 Wine Spectator rating: 93 points
2005 Wine Enthusiast rating: 92 points
2005 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2005 International Wine Cellar rating: 89 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Blend: 70% Merlot, 25% Cabernet Franc, 5% Cabernet Sauvignon
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About Chateau Nenin:

On the eve of the 1997 harvest, Jean-Hubert Delon purchased Chateau Nenin, which had belonged to his cousins, the Despujol family, since 1847. A major restructuring was immediately undertaken. The pruning and trellising methods were reviewed, the land was drained, the vines were replanted or uprooted, and the equipment modernized. The aging and storage cellars were extended and completely re-fitted, and air conditioning was added. A new vat room, furnished with state-of-the-art equipment, was built thereby completing the total transformation of the property.