Chateau Cap de Haut 2015

Crus et Domaines de France

Chateau Cap de Haut
2015

$30.25

* Suggested retail price
Product code
14272251
Format
12 x 750ml
Listing type
Private import
Status
Not available
Country
France
Regulated designation
Appellation origine protégée (AOP)
Region
Bordeaux
Appellation
Haut-Médoc
Varietal(s)
Merlot 55 %
Cabernet Sauvignon 45 %
Color
Red

About this winery

130 years of experience and 5 generations of the same family. In association with Les Caves de Landiras, the Dulong wine-producing site is unequalled in the world of Bordeaux wine merchants. It also perfectly illustrates the GCF group’s philosophy, which believes that wine-making begins at the heart of the vineyard, in close collaboration with the grape growers. Priority is given to mobilising agricultural technicians, oenologists and biologists – all of the professional skills required at...

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Tasting notes

Sweet berry and plum aromas, with hints of flowers, follow through to a full body, with slightly chewy tannins and a ripe fruit finish. This has very good structure.

Winemaking notes

The fermentation is conducted by separate grape varieties and the vattings happens over 21 days. After fermentation, a selection of tanks is made for assembly. The entire harvest is placed in barrels of oak, Allier, to age until bottled, 12 to 15 months later (1/3 new barrels). The barrels are racked every 3 months and the aging of the wine ends with the blending,