Chateau Haut Tour de Coutelin Saint-Estèphe, France, 2014
"Already a soft wine, this is packed with fruit. Yes, there are tannins, but they are well integrated into the berries. It is fruity and juicy, with hints of wood aging. Drink from 2019."
50% Merlot, 25% Cabernet Sauvignon, 22% Cabernet Franc, 3% Petit Verdot
St. Estephe, Bordeaux, France
Located in Leyssac, heart of the Saint Estephe appellation, between Château Calon Ségur in the North and Château Cos D’Estournel in the South. This 5 hectares family owned estate is planted with Cabernet Sauvignon (50%) on sandy gravels, then Merlot (45%) and Cabernet Franc (5%) on clayey chalky plots.
Color: pretty ruby color.
Nose: notes of toasted blend with the aromas of ripe fruit.
Palate: the sweetness of the vintage is supported by creamy tannins to give a balanced balance.
Lamb, poultry, soft cheese
Serving temperature: 16 ° – 18 ° C.