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Château Brane-Cantenac





Grape Variety:

Cab Sauvignon Merlot

Château Brane Cantenac, 2ème Cru Classé, Margaux, 2018

3x1.5L £318.50

5 cases Equiv. £106.17 per bottle

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1x3L £242.00

2 cases Equiv. £242.00 per bottle

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6x75cl £311.00

10 cases Equiv. £51.83 per bottle

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6x75cl £311.00

10 cases Equiv. £51.83 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

Henri Lurton's magnificent second growth Chateau in Margaux has been on a fine run of form. The 2018 is an exceptional effort, one that may even eclipse the superb 2015 and 2016. This is quintessential Margaux; all fragrance and purity of fruit. The bouquet offers notes of potpourri, griotte liqueur and Chambord - this is so seductive and nuanced. It is very distinguished with a real sense of nobility. Pure, decadent fruits wash over the palate - this is so finely textured and beautifully transparent. There's good weight of fruit; polished, sensual, sweet blackberries, toast and sweet spice. We were so impressed by the focus, precision and vibrancy of the fruit - it engages and coats the palate without any heaviness. The tannins are salty and lithe, packed with distinguished fruity detail. A harmonious and gorgeously textured Brane. 74% Cabernet Sauvignon, 23% Merlot, 2% Cabernet Franc and 1% Petit Verdot. 13.4% Alcohol.

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