ST. EMILION GRAND CRU, Chateau du Barry 2014

£23.50

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.