Sunday, 27 April 2014

TN : Chateau Belgrave 2009, Vignobles Dourthe, Haut-Medoc, Bordeaux, France

This wine is 75% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Merlot, and 5% Petit Verdot. The Merlot was harvested between the 28th September and the 7th October 2009, the Cabernet Sauvignon was harvested between the 13th and the 22nd October 2009, and the Petit Verdot was harvested on the 12th October. The wine spent 14 months in barrel on the lees. The wine was bottled in June 2011. There were 18,100 cases of this wine made. This wine received 90 points from Wine Spectator (March 31st 2012 issue).

Colour : Dark red, blue hues

Aroma : Cedar, blackcurrant, liquorice, spice, plums

Taste : Cedar, tobacco, spice, liquorice, red fruits, blackcurrants, plums

Alcohol : 13%

Price : 395 SEK

Mark : B-

Website : Vignobles Dourthe

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