Crus et Domaines de France
Chateau Cap de Haut
$30.25* Suggested retail price
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...
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.
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,