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Château Pavie Macquin




St Emilion

Grape Variety:

Merlot Cabernet

Château Pavie Macquin, Grand Cru Classé, St Emilion, 2016

6x75cl £360.00

7 cases Equiv. £60.00 per bottle

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6x75cl £360.00

7 cases Equiv. £60.00 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

Nicolas Thienpont's wines were not participating in the St Emilion UGC anymore, so we had to make an impromptu trip up the winding drive to Chateau Pavie Macquin. Tasting after Beausejour Duffau Lagarrosse is always going to be a challenge… Pavie Macquin is distinctly red fruited compared to B-D-L (what isn't?)Lots of raspberry pips, salted redcurrants, grenadine, hints of herbs and slaty minerality. It is certainly much fresher and brighter than Beausejour. 82% Merlot, 16% Cabernet Franc and 2% Cabernet Sauvignon.

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