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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Château Picque Caillou

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

Pessac Léognan

Grape Variety:

Cabernet Merlot

Château Picque Caillou, Graves, 2020

6x75cl £83.50

5 cases Equiv. £13.92 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

Pauline Calvet's Picque Caillou is a perennial favourite of ours. Situated between Haut Brion and Merignac airport, this chateau makes a habit of outclassing far more illustrious names from the Pessac commune. Produced from 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot and 10% Petit Verdot and aged in 40% new oak barrels the 2020 boasts an admirable core of fruit. Lots of concentration, layers of pure, refined cassis, culminating with velvety tannins and good length of fruit. Pauline believes the 2020 has exceptional aging potential.

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