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    1 566
  • Producer ranking ?

    2
  • Decanting time

    45min
  • When to drink

    2020-2025
  • Food Pairing

    Salads

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Vintage 2020

In Bordeaux, the heat resulted in early flowering. Also, this led to an early harvest after a very hot summer. As a starting point, there is great maturity in the grapes, and one can expect a more opulent vintage than in the last few years.

The summer this year has been the warmest since 1959, yet the rain has fallen at the right times during the growing season. The harvest took place two weeks before the norm and will yield grapes with high potential alcohol and the lowest acidity since the 2003 vintage. As they say in Bordeaux: "It has been a good and extreme growing season which hopefully also produces great wines".

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Bright yellow colour with discreet golden hue. Elegant nose with fine spiciness, vanilla and hints of gingerbread, backed by ripe fruit, apricots, pear and hints of granadilla. On the palate well structured with fine acidity, good length with juicy fruit. 

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Bordeaux

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