This wine is the second wine of Chateau Kirwan and is a blend of Merlot and Cabernet Franc with a highly unusual, for the second wine, large Cabernet Sauvignon content.
Colour : Plum, red
Aroma : Cedar, oak, plummy red fruit
Taste : Very fruity, blackcurrant, plums, red fruits, cedar, slight pencil lead and tannins on finish, spice, very drinkable now but could be kept for a few more years to mellow out
Alcohol : 12.5%
Price : 22 Euro (purchased at Chateau Kirwan 22nd July 2008)
Mark : B
Website : Chateau Kirwan