Château Meyney Cru Bourgeois 1983 - Lot of 1 Bottle

Château Meyney Cru Bourgeois 1983

  • Black fruit
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Wine for ageing
  • Color: Red
  • 13 %
  • 0.75L
  • Intensity
  • Classic

A supple Saint-Emilion that will pair wonderfully with a beautiful piece of red meat, grilled or in sauce. More info

  • Quantity: 1 Bottle
  • Level: 1 base of neck
  • Label: 1 damaged label, 1 soiled label
  • Country/Region: Bordeaux
  • Appellation/Wine: Saint-Estèphe
  • Classification: Cru Bourgeois
  • Producer/Owner: Crédit Agricole Grands Crus
  • More information....

Château Meyney Cru Bourgeois serve at a temperature of 16°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Entrecôte aux cèpes, Civet de lièvre, Canard nantais.

Peak: To drink

  • Vintage score: 17/20
  • What the experts say...

    Bien réussi pour le millésime, le 1983 de Meyney est très dense, et exhale un nez mûr rôti de cassis. Onctueux, épais et riche en bouche, il est étayé par une acidité d'un bon niveau et par des tannins modérés. L'ensemble est gras, charnu, concentré et rustique. (...) Source: Robert Parker (9/88)

    Lot presentation
    Château Meyney Cru Bourgeois

    Cuvée presentation

    The wine is full and fleshy with an excellent tannic structure. It has superb ageing potential but needs to be kept for a good ten years to express itself fully.

    Information about domain Château Meyney

    Château Meyney is one of the oldest properties in the Médoc. It was bought by the Crédit Agricole subsidiary, CA Grands Crus in 2004. Anne Naour is the château's technical director. She is assisted by Hubert de Bouärd (who is also co-proprietor of Château Angélus). The estate has 51 hectares of vineyards planted on siliceous gravel; the vines have an average age of 35 to 40 years. Planting takes the following arrangement: 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot and 10% Petit Verdot. The grapes are harvested by hand and every year some 160,000 bottles of Château Meyney are produced. A second wine, Prieur de Meyney is produced in similar volumes to the first wine.

    Detailed characteristics

    • Quantity: 1 Bottle
    • Level: 1 base of neck
    • Label: 1 damaged label, 1 soiled label
    • Origin: Private individual
    • Type of cellar: Classic underground cellar
    • Recoverable VAT: No
    • Original Wooden Case: No
    • French customs seal: yes
    • Alcohol percentage: 13 %
    • Country/Region: Bordeaux
    • Appellation/Wine: Saint-Estèphe
    • Classification: Cru Bourgeois
    • Producer/Owner: Crédit Agricole Grands Crus
    • Vintage: 1983
    • Color: Red
    • Peak: To drink
    • Service temperature: 16°
    • Viticulture: Conventional
    • Size (in ha): 50
    • Volume: 160000 bottles
    • Intensity: Classic
    • Dominant aroma: Black fruit
    • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
    • Grape variety: 70% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot, 10% Petit verdot
    Château Meyney Cru Bourgeois
    Château Meyney Cru Bourgeois

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    iDealwine price estimate
    Château Meyney Cru Bourgeois 1983

    iDealwine Price(1) corresponds to the hammer price and the buyer's premium charged by the auctioneer. (1)Bottle format