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2016

Château La Verriere Bordeaux Supérieur Rouge

Demanding and passionate, Alain Bessette gave his father’s property the means to produce quality wines. Accessible and worn on the fruit, they tell the revolution undertaken in the vineyard and the cellar.

For more info, visit MT Vins website.

VARIETALS
85% Merlot, 15% Cabernet Sauvignon

VINTAGE
2016

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2016

Château Malbec Bordeaux

Castel Estates and Vineyards offer a range of unique estate wines, finding some true gems by following the advice of the people who know and love the place best. In Bordeaux, at the gateway to Entre-Deux-Mers, they selected Château Malbec which also houses an education center dedicated to wine and the art of wine tasting. Contrary to appearances, Château Malbec is not named after the famous grape variety, but for one of its former owners, Louis Malbec.

For more info, visit Château Malbec website.

VARIETALS
70% Merlot, 21% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Cabernet Franc, 4% Malbec

VINTAGE 
2016

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2015

Château Mont Thabor Châteauneuf-du-Pape AOC

Located in the town of Bédarrides, Château Mont Thabor belongs to the Stehelin family since 1880. 4 hectares in Châteauneuf du Pape located on the plateau with a strong dominance of rolled pebbles and sandy red clay 6 hectares of Côtes du Rhône around Castle on light ground with presence of pebbles.  The vines are worked in the philosophy of organic, without certification. The wines are vinified and raised quite traditionally, concrete vats without destemming, aging in barrels, no filtration. The wines are rich, robust, spicy and very complex. Paradoxically, they possess great finesse.

For more info, visit Château Mont Thabor website.

VARIETALS
80% Grenache, 15% Syrah, 5% Mourvèdre/Cinsault

VINTAGE
2015

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2015

Château Montaiguillon Montagne-Saint-Émilion

A well regarded 28ha property on the borders of St Georges-St Emilion owned by the Amart family since 1949, which it is looking out over her neighbours like Cheval Blanc, Vieux Chateau Certan and Chateau Petrus who are just over the Barbanne stream. Tasted against far greater names this is a exceptional value, very elegant, with a lovely weight of fruit. It will not disappoint.

For more info, visit Château Montaiguillon website.

VARIETALS
65% Merlot, 15% Cabernet Franc, 15% Cabernet Sauvignon

VINTAGE
2015

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2012

Château Ormes de Pez Saint-Estèphe Cru Bourgeois Exceptionnel

Located in the village of Pez, whose name comes from the ancient French word meaning “peace”, the Château Ormes de Pez covers 40 hectares of vineyards. The château has been linked to the Cazes family for more than a century. Although Lynch-Bages is without a doubt the flagship of the Domaines Jean-Michel Cazes, Ormes de Pez belongs to the Medoc landscape since the 18th century. Purchased by Jean-Charles Cazes in the wake of the Second World War, the history of these two estates is closely linked.
The wines from Ormes de Pez are powerful yet characterised by their harmonious structure. They are indulgent, pleasurable and combine a smooth, fleshy texture with the distinctive elegance of a Saint-Estèphe.

For more info, visit Château Ormes de Pez website.

VARIETALS
46% Cabernet Sauvignon, 44% Merlot, 8% Cabernet Franc, 2% Petit Verdot

VINTAGE
2012

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2014

Château Pailhas Saint-Émilion Grand Cru AOC

Château Pailhas is certainly one of the prettiest discoveries in Saint-Emilion-Grand-Cru. The Merlot-dominated vineyard boasts a typical style of the right bank with a certain modernity bringing refined tannins to its wines.

VARIETALS
80% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Franc

VINTAGE
2014

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2015

Château Paret Castillon Côtes de Bordeaux AOC

Running along the edge of the Saint-Emilion appellation, this vineyard is owned by the Fauchey family, who have been making wine in the Bordeaux area since the 17th century. The estate, until the second world war, made mostly white wine for the army. Today though, the vineyard is mostly planted with merlot, the grape best suited to the climate and soil of the domain.

VARIETALS
85% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Cabernet Franc

VINTAGE
2015

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2015

Château Pédesclaux Pauillac Grand Cru Classé AOC

The vines of Pédesclaux sit upon a geological masterpiece whose origins date back 40 million years. It is this unique terroir, the Médoc par excellence, which was recognised by the 1855 classification.
Like the very best wines of its appellation, Château Pédesclaux reflects its complex terroir. Pédesclaux embodies the density of Pauillac tempered by a unique sensuality.
Complexity, depth, sensuality, freshness and tension.

For more info, visit Château Pédesclaux website.

VARIETALS
52% Cabernet Sauvignon, 42% Merlot, 6% Petit Verdot

VINTAGE 
2015

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2013

Château Pibran Pauillac AOC

Pibran is an old Médoc name. Its highly reputed vineyard covers one of the finest outcrops of Pauillac. The estate, which originally had only just 10 hectares, was expanded in 2001 following the purchase of neighbouring property to reach the current size of 17 hectares of superb Garonne gravel soil. For a long time it belonged to the Billa family, who sold it to AXA Millésimes in 1987. The vineyards were restructured shortly after the purchase, and drainage was improved in order to get the best possible effect of the soil on the wine. Today Château Pibran is carefully produced by the same technical team that makes Château Pichon Baron and then moved in barrel, for aging in the cellars of Pibran.

VARIETALS
55% Merlot, 45% Cabernet Sauvignon

VINTAGE 
2013

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2015

Château Sorbey Haut-Médoc AOC

Château Sorbey is part of Château Cap Leon Veyrin, classified Cru Bourgeois Superieur, and is produced from grapes grown close to Listrac in the hamlet of Donnisan. A blend of 50% Merlot and 50% Cabernet Sauvignon and matured 12 months in oak. This is a great value Bordeaux in a spectacular vintage.

VARIETALS
50% Merlot, 50% Cabernet Sauvignon

VINTAGE
2015

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2013

Château Soussans Margaux

Vignobles Jean Sorge are home to the cru bourgeois Château Deyrem-Valentin and its little sister, Château Soussans. The estates nestle between two grands crus classés and date back to 1730. Christelle Sorge is now in charge and she continues on a path of tradition married with innovation to provide wines of ever increasing quality to lovers of Margaux everywhere.

For more info, visit Château Soussans website.

VARIETALS
50% Merlot, 49% Cabernet Sauvignon, 1% Carménère

VINTAGE
2013

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2014

Château Talbot Saint-Julien Grand Cru Classé AOC

Legend relates that the name of this imposing estate originates with Connétable Talbot, a famous English warrior, defeated at the battle of Castillon in 1453. Talbot is one of the Medoc’s oldest estates, its glory never tainted. Through the years, it has been fortunate enough to remain in good hands. The owners are Nancy Bignon-Cordier and her family. They are the fourth generation of Cordiers to manage this Saint-Julien fourth Classified Growth.
For many, Talbot embodies the ideal Saint-Julien, a generous bouquet, extremely stable and dependable during aging, a champion of longevity; even young Talbot is pleasant and rounded, always characterized by silky, mild and very civilized tannins. Talbot possesses an expansive character. It’s never withdrawn into itself and has the courtesy of being in a good mood every day.

For more info, visit Château Talbot website.

VARIETALS
62% Cabernet Sauvignon, 32% Merlot, 6% Petit Verdot

VINTAGE
2014

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2013

Château Tour Pibran Bourgeois Pauillac AOC (Château Pibran 2nd wine)

Pibran is an old Médoc name. Its highly reputed vineyard covers one of the finest outcrops of Pauillac. The estate, which originally had only just 10 hectares, was expanded in 2001 following the purchase of neighbouring property to reach the current size of 17 hectares of superb Garonne gravel soil. For a long time it belonged to the Billa family, who sold it to AXA Millésimes in 1987. The vineyards were restructured shortly after the purchase, and drainage was improved in order to get the best possible effect of the soil on the wine. Today Château Pibran is carefully made by Jean-René Matignon and his team at Château Pichon-Baron, in their state-of-the-art winery. The wine is aged at Château Pibran, where a second wine in made, Château Tour Pibran.

VARIETALS
60% Merlot, 40% Cabernet Sauvignon

VINTAGE 
2013

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2015

Château Treytins Lalande de Pomerol AOC

Léon Nony established the Château Treytins estate in the 1950’s, but its vineyards were planted in the 19th century by the Count de Kermartin. After Léon Nony’s death in 1959, his son, Michel, then his grandson, Jean-Marc, continued his work building up the vineyard estate. In the 1990’s, the vat room and cellars were extended and completely renovated to incorporate new techniques and the latest thinking in terms of vinification and ageing, while preserving traditional know-how.

VARIETALS
56% Merlot, 40% Cabernet Franc, 4% Cabernet Sauvignon

VINTAGE
2015

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