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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Château Canon la Gaffelière

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

St Julien

Grape Blend:

Merlot | Cab. Sauvignon | Cab. Franc

Château Canon la Gaffelière, Grand Cru Classé, St Émilion, SHC, 2007

12x75cl £625.00

4 bottles

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Tasting Note:

"This well-known estate consistently performs at a high level, and proprietor Stephan von Neipperg's 2007 is a beauty. Cropped at 26 hectoliters per hectare, this blend of 55% Merlot, 35% Cabernet Franc, and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon possesses a dark ruby/purple color, a surprisingly full-bodied style with sweet notes of fruitcake, graphite, black cherry, black currant, and incense. Round, full-bodied, and opulent with well-integrated oak, it is a fleshy, full, exuberant wine that is ideal for drinking now and over the next decade. It achieved 13.5% natural alcohol."

90/100 - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate

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