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ST. EMILION GRAND CRU, Chateau du Barry 2012

£21.00

Product Description

Sabine Mouty (39) and his brother Bertrand (32 years old) represent the fourth generation of the family estates, including Château du Barry is the first acquisition of their great-grandfather in 1923. It is a vineyard of 8 hectares at the beginning of the slope of Saint-Emilion, on bass and sands.  This wine is aged in new oak barrels, half and half in barrels of wine for 16 months.

85 % merlot, 15 % cabernet-sauvignon, 5 % malbec.

The tasting
A wine with a modern style, integrated oak ageing, with a note of liquorice and a slight drying tannin.  The whole remains significant, relax with a sauce of meat, for example, or a stew bourguignon.