Château Balestard la Tonnelle Grand Cru Classé (no reserve) (no reserve) 1973 - Lot of 3 Bottles

Château Balestard la Tonnelle Grand Cru Classé (no reserve) (no reserve) 1973

  • Black fruit
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Color: Red
  • 13 %
  • 2.25L
  • Intensity
  • Classic
  • Quantity: 3 Bottles
  • Level: 3 mid-shoulder
  • Label: 3 yellowed label, 3 slightly scuffed label, 3 very slightly faded label, 3 fragile label
  • Country/Region: Bordeaux
  • Appellation/Wine: Saint-Émilion Grand Cru
  • Classification: Grand Cru Classé
  • Producer/Owner: GFA Capdemourlin
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Château Balestard la Tonnelle Grand Cru Classé serve at a temperature of 16°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Civet de lièvre, Côte de boeuf Grillée, Poularde de bresse sautée aux morilles.

Peak: Collectable

Lot presentation
Château Balestard la Tonnelle Grand Cru Classé

Cuvée presentation

This wine's character suggests an excellent capacity to improve with age. It also develops a delightful aromatic richness and a very seductive bouquet.

Information about domain Château Balestard la Tonnelle

Thanks to a very rich clay-limestone soil, Château Balestard La Tonnelle produces highly structured wines, that are without doubt among the most powerful in the appellation. Very concerned with the wine's quality, the owners employ rigorous vinification methods. They produce a wine with a strong personality which develops a remarkable velvety texture.

Detailed characteristics

  • Quantity: 3 Bottles
  • Level: 3 mid-shoulder
  • Label: 3 yellowed label, 3 slightly scuffed label, 3 very slightly faded label, 3 fragile label
  • Origin: Private individual
  • Type of cellar: Classic underground cellar
  • Recoverable VAT: No
  • Original Wooden Case: No
  • French customs seal: no
  • Alcohol percentage: 13 %
  • Country/Region: Bordeaux
  • Appellation/Wine: Saint-Émilion Grand Cru
  • Classification: Grand Cru Classé
  • Producer/Owner: GFA Capdemourlin
  • Vintage: 1973
  • Color: Red
  • Peak: Collectable
  • Service temperature: 16°
  • Viticulture: Conventional
  • Size (in ha): 11
  • Volume: 60000 bottles
  • Intensity: Classic
  • Dominant aroma: Black fruit
  • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
  • Grape variety: 70% Merlot, 25% Cabernet franc, 5% Cab.Sauvignon

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