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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Château d'Armailhac

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

Pauillac

Grape Variety:

Cab Sauvignon Merlot

Château d'Armailhac, 5ème Cru Classé, Pauillac, 2016

6x75cl £195.00

3 cases Equiv. £32.50 per bottle

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12x37.5cl £230.00

1 case Equiv. £19.17 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

Philippe Dhalluin and the Mouton Rothschild team have made a big strides at this fifth grown Pauillac. What once was a pretty unremarkable wine is now a serious and consistent contender. In 2016 d'Armailhac is all sap and flowers on the bouquet, with a concentrated core of bright, crunchy dense hedgerow fruit and cassis. The tannic structure is firm and hints at a long life ahead. 62% Cabernet Sauvignon, 28% Merlot, 8% Cabernet Franc and 2% Petit Verdot.

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