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Château du Taillan Cru Bourgeois  2016 - Lot of 1 Bottle
Château du Taillan Cru Bourgeois  2016 - Lot of 1 Bottle Château du Taillan Cru Bourgeois  2016 - Lot of 1 Bottle

Château du Taillan Cru Bourgeois 2016

Fruit forward, supple and elegant wine, this is a Cru Bourgeois at an incredible price!

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Lot Description: Château du Taillan Cru Bourgeois 2016

Lot description

  • Quantity 1 Bottle
  • Level:1 into-neck
  • Label: 1 good appearance
  • Origin: Producer
  • Recoverable VAT: Yes
  • Original Wooden Case: No
  • Custom Seal : no

Information about the wine

  • Country/Region: Bordeaux
  • Appellation/Wine: Haut Médoc
  • Classification: Cru Bourgeois
  • Producer/Owner: Famille Cruse
  • Vintage: 2016
  • Color: Red
  • Grape variety: 60% Merlot, 25% Cabernet Sauvignon, 15% Cabernet franc
  • Service temperature (in °C): 16

Information about the producer

  • Viticulture: Conventional
  • Size (in ha): 30
  • Intensity : Classic
  • Dominant aroma : Black fruit
  • Tasting occasion : Gastronomic wine
  • Château Taillan's grand vin spends 12-18 months maturing in barrels. On the nose, it expresses attractive red berry aromas with slight vanilla notes. A good balance on the palate, with body and freshness; tannins are evident but well-integrated, with considerable length. The perfect accompaniment for red meat or game bird dishes.

    Château du Taillan, in the Haut-Médoc appellation, features an 18th-century castle and underground cellars which are listed as Historic Monuments. This family-owned property was acquired by Henri Cruse in 1896. Since then, four generations have come and gone, with the fifth currently running the domaine. The vines cover 30 hectares - at the heart of a domaine covering around a hundred hectares - two of which are Sauvignon Blanc (quite a rarity in the Médoc), the rest being planted with Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc. Château du Taillan produces an excellent, refined cru bourgeois at a very reasonable price. It is also strongly involved in wine tourism (more than 10,000 visitors per year).
    *The above information describes the wine and is not vintage specific.

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  • Service temperature16°
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