Vintage 2019

Château Cantenac, Saint-Émilion Bordeaux Grand Cru Wooden Box

Product Code: ME08ZZRC

Tasting Notes

Brilliant red with purple reflections. Aromatic, elegant nose with ripe red fruits. cherries, raspberries & blackcurrants, fine spices & ‘sous bois’. Tannic structure melts in the mouth with elegant oak, noble tannins & truffle notes. Long balanced finish. 80% Merlot, 15% Cabernet Franc & 5% Cabernet Sauvignon.

Profile

Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
12.5
FRANCE
6
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Chateau Cantenac
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Purchase 6 bottles and receive this in a wooden case. This excellent wine is seductive with an intense color. Its nose expresses aromas of black and red ripe fruits, fine oak and spices. The mouth is round, medium to full bodied, tasty, structured by noble tannins and spices. A long and aromatic finale.

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Viticulture >

The property covers 19 hectares,3.5 km west of the town of Saint Emilion. Located on the 45th parallel, Saint Emilion enjoys a moderate ocean climate with warm summers and mild winters. The soils are made up of sand/clay and gravel and the vineyards are planted at 6,600 vines per hectare. They are 35 years old on average and are farmed using sustainable viticulture. The grapes for this wine come from the entire estate and is a blend of Merlot (75%) and Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc (25%).

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