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Château le Crock Cru Bourgeois (OWC if 12 btls) 2016 - Lot of 1 Bottle
Château le Crock Cru Bourgeois (OWC if 12 btls) 2016 - Lot of 1 Bottle Château le Crock Cru Bourgeois (OWC if 12 btls) 2016 - Lot of 1 Bottle

Château le Crock Cru Bourgeois (OWC if 12 btls) 2016

A renowned cru bourgeois (which used to enjoy the Exceptionnel ranking, when the term existed); rich, powerful and aromatic at the same time will express its full potential after ageing for several years.

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Lot Description: Château le Crock Cru Bourgeois (OWC if 12 btls) 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
  • Alcohol percentage : 13 %

Information about the wine

  • Country/Region: Bordeaux
  • Appellation/Wine: Saint-Estèphe
  • Classification: Cru Bourgeois
  • Producer/Owner: Famille Cuvelier
  • Vintage: 2016
  • Color: Red
  • Grape variety: 55% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Merlot, 5% Petit verdot, 15% Cabernet franc
  • Service temperature (in °C): 16

Information about the producer

  • Viticulture: Conventional
  • Size (in ha): 32
  • Volume: 180000 bottles
  • Intensity : Classic
  • Dominant aroma : Black fruit
  • Tasting occasion : Aperitif wine
  • Concentrated and full-bodied, these wines can sometimes seem tannic. Michel Rolland has recently begun supervising their vinification, and so they have a promising future.

    This château is one of the best crus bourgeois; the vines are very productive, benefiting from the same care that is lavished on those belonging to the prestigious Château Léoville Poyferré.
    *The above information describes the wine and is not vintage specific.

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Further information

Rating
(88-90)/100Wine Advocate (Parker/Martin)
92/100Wine Spectator
16.5+/20Jancis Robinson
93/100James Suckling
89/100Vinous Antonio Galloni
93/100J.-M. Quarin
  • Service temperature16°
  • Peak -