Château Biston Brillette (no reserve) 1996 - Lot of 3 Bottles
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Château Biston Brillette (no reserve) 1996

     
  • Black fruit
  •  
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Color:Red
  • 12.50% 
  • 2.25L
  • Intensity
  • Voluptuous
  • Quantity: 3 Bottles
  • Level: 3 into-neck
  • Label: 3 slightly marked label
  • Country/Region: Bordeaux
  • Appellation/Wine: Moulis
  • Producer/Owner: Famille Barbarin
  • More information....

Château Biston Brillette serve at a temperature of 16°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Côtelettes d agneau grillées, Dinde aux châtaignes, Poularde truffée cuite à la vapeur.

Peak: To drink

  • Vintage score: 17/20
  • Lot presentation
    Château Biston Brillette

    Cuvée presentation

    These wines offer delightful complexity and finesse, and an excellent capacity to age. This wine is produced on clay-limestone and gravelly terroirs. It is vinified using traditional techniques and then matured in barrels, about a third of which are renewed each year. The resulting wine is very aromatic and well-structured.

    Information about domain Château Biston Brillette

    The origins of Château Biston-Brillette date back to the early 19th century, when Monsieur Biston, who owned several hectares of vines in Moulis, decided to personalize his production by combining his name with that of the local area. The property, which grew to have up to 30 hectares of vines in the 1860s, was ravaged by phylloxera a few years later, and subsequently changed owners several times, until 1930 when, as a result of an inheritance, the vineyard was sold separately from the other land belonging to the château. Monsieur Lagarde purchased 5 hectares, which at that time was all that was in production. Since 1963 the vineyard has been owned by his successor, Michel Barbarin.

    Detailed characteristics

    • Quantity: 3 Bottles
    • Level: 3 into-neck
    • Label: 3 slightly marked label
    • Origin: Private individual
    • Type of cellar: Classic underground cellar
    • Recoverable VAT: No
    • Original Wooden Case: No
    • French customs seal: yes
    • Alcohol percentage: 12.50 %
    • Country/Region: Bordeaux
    • Appellation/Wine: Moulis
    • Producer/Owner: Famille Barbarin
    • Vintage: 1996
    • Color: Red
    • Peak: To drink
    • Service temperature: 16°
    • Viticulture: Conventional 
    • Size (in ha): 25
    • Volume: 135000 bottles
    • Intensity: Voluptuous
    • Dominant aroma: Black fruit
    • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
    • Grape variety: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit verdot

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    Château Biston Brillette (no reserve) 1996

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