Chateau Dubourg, Saint-Emilion, Bordeaux, France, 2015 (BORDEAUX)
Overview of the Wine
This family winery has been producing Bordeaux wine for over two centuries. Château Dubourg is currently owned, managed and operated by memebers of the Dubourg family. Benedict Dubourg has been the cellar master and vineyard manager of the Château since 1995. With the help of oenologist Henri Ducourneau, Benedict takes care of the property's more than 200 acres. Merlot-driven, the wine is soft and juicy with a generous fruity nature; it shows attractive acidity and some spice.
Grape / Blend
Merlot, Cabernet Franc
This smoothly textured wine comes from a vineyard on the plain below the town of Saint-Émilion. With tannins that have smoothed into the blackberry fruits, it is juicy, full of fruit and ready to drink.