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Château la Gaffelière 1er Grand Cru Classé B 2006

Black fruitFood-friendly wineWine for cellaring
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13.5%

1.5L

Intensity

One of the oldest domaines in the appellation; produces an extremely well-balanced wine, with great complexity; all about refinement.

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Quantity : 2 bottlesObservations : 2 Marginally marked label, 2 Security label, 1 Marginally scratched labelLevel : 2 NormalOrigin : private individualRecoverable VAT : noRegion : BordeauxAppellation : Saint-Émilion Grand CruClassification : Premier Grand Cru Classé BOwner : Famille Malet-Roquefort
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Lot presentation

Château la Gaffelière 1er Grand Cru Classé B 2006

The wine

The wine releases intense aromas of blackcurrants, leather and wood. On the palate, it reveals fine concentration with long, elegant tannins.

About the Producer Château la Gaffelière

Château La Gaffelière is one of the oldest properties in the appellation, and is one of Saint Emilion's great classics. The south-facing vines are planted on clay-limestone soil and are an average of 40 years old. La Gaffelière regained its rank of premier cru classé in 1985.

Detailed characteristics

Quantity : 2 bottles

Level : 2 NormalObservations : 2 Marginally marked label, 2 Security label, 1 Marginally scratched label

Origin : private individual

Type of cellar : underground, natural cellar

Recoverable VAT : no

Original wooden case / Original case : no

French customs seal : yes

Alcohol percentage : 13.5 %

Region : Bordeaux

Appellation : Saint-Émilion Grand Cru

Classification : Premier Grand Cru Classé B

Owner : Famille Malet-Roquefort

Vintage : 2006

Colour : red

Ageing potential : drink until 2026

Service temperature : 16°

Viticulture : organic More information....

Size (in ha) : 23 hectares

Volume : 90000 bottles

Intensity : classic

Leading aroma : black fruit

Tasting occasion : food-friendly wine

Grape variety : Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon
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