"67% Merlot, 27% Cabernet Franc, 6% Cabernet Sauvignon. Bright, lifted raspberry and red cherry aromas. The palate’s ripe red berries are lifted by fresh acidity, with firm grippy tannins exerting a squeeze on the finish, which comes to a pithy point. Picking for the Merlot commenced on 2nd September the Cabernets were harvested from 21st September.
C&B Score: 17+
Drinking dates: 2028-40"
Lay down 2028 - 2040
Today's Bordeaux' wines retain a certain stoical classicism, whilst meeting more modern expectations of accessibility.