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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Château Ausone

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

St Emilion

Grape Variety:

Merlot Cabernet

Château Ausone, 1er Grand Cru Classé, St Emilion, 2001

12x75cl £5,800.00

1 case Equiv. £483.33 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

Ausone 2001 offers rich aromas of soft, ripe blackcurrant and brambles with lascivious scents of morello cherries, plums, liquorice and tarry minerals. The palate is expansive, sweet and silken; full of dark fruits and with a refreshing structure and wonderful length. This is a classic, and arguably the wine of the vintage.

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