Chateau du Taillan – Haut-Medoc – Single WIT Bottle

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A typical blend from Bordeaux: Cabernet Sauvignon which brings red fruits aromas, Merlot roundness close to the velvet and Cabernet Franc smoothness and spicy nuances. The colour of this wine is cherry red and intense. The nose opens on red fruits with brioche notes, vanilla and caramel hints, typical of a good ripeness year. In the mouth, the attack is soft and mellow. The wine aged in barrels for about 18 months, acquires vanilla oak notes, balance and flexibility make it a charming wine. This red wine in tube contains 13.5% Alc/vol.

1 x 100 ml Chateau du Taillan – Haut-Medoc – Cru Bourgeois – Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc (Red Wine)

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Description

The red wine is issued from a blend of grape varieties typical to the Bordeaux area: Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon. In keeping with the tradition from Médoc, the red wine is matured in French oak barrels for 12 to 18 months, where it develops into a well balanced wine, perfect for aging. The wine-making process takes place in stainless steel vats in which the fermentation is controlled and ensures a strict temperature control.

WINEMAKER

Château du Taillan is a family-run estate. Nowadays, the current owners are 5 sisters. They are the 5th generation of the long established Cruse family, who has owned the property since it was acquired by Henri Cruse in 1896. Château du Taillan has been a Cru Bourgeois from Haut Médoc since 1932. Situated at the gateway of the Médoc area, Château du Taillan is one of the most attractive vineyards in Gironde.

PAIRING FOOD

Red meat, roast lamb, chicken with tomatoes

 AWARDS

Gold Medal : Brussel 2012 International Wine Competition

88/100 : Robert Parker

Additional information

Weight 0.125 kg
Dimensions 21.55 × 2.5 × 2.5 cm