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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Château Montrose

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

St Estèphe

Grape Variety:

Cab Sauvignon Merlot

Château Montrose, 2ème Cru Classé, St Estèphe, 2020

Tasting Note:

"A serious wall of blueberry and blackberry compote, and a ton of savoury Cabernet sinew and freshness. This is a great Montrose, inky, broad-shouldered and structured. It needs time to aerate and open in the glass, then you see the precision, the heft, the chiselling of the fruits with a ton of graphite, cigar box and campfire smoke - huge persistency. This will need a long time and will reward patience. One of the few where a 1986, 2016 and 2010 comparison makes sense. A yield around 30hl/ha. 1% Petit Verdot, 3.86pH, IPT 80. 45% of the overall production." 98/100 - Jane Anson, Decanter.com

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