FRANCE ~ BORDEAUX


Pessac-Leognan





Vintage
Size
Estate
2012
750ml
Demoiselles de Larrivet Haut Brion

Grape Varietal
70% Sauvignon Blanc 30% Semillion

Tasting notes
Brilliant golden colour with green highlights.Bouquet of citrus fruit, typical of Sauvignon Blanc, with honey and smoky notes.Rich, with lemon flavours on the palate, good acidity, and well-integrated oak.

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Graves de Vayres





Vintage
Size
Estate
2010
750ml
Chateau Goudichaud

Grape Varietal
55% Merlot 45 % Cabernet Sauvignon

Tasting notes
Powerful, elegant and complex. The Blend of merlot and cabernet sauvignon gives this wine real aging potential. Tastes of liquorice, blueberry, a touch of cocoa and delicate spice balance nicely with a slightly woody finish.

Rating


Bordeaux Superieur





Vintage
Size
Estate
2010
750ml
Chateau de la Cour D'Argent

Grape Varietal
95% Merlot 5% Cabernet Franc 5% Cabernet-Sauvignon

Tasting notes
A polished, toasty style, with an overt mocha edge framing the core of crushed plum and steeped cherry fruit that hangs through the fleshy finish. Drink now.

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Bordeaux





Vintage
Size
Estate
2009
375ml
Chateau de Lavagnac

Grape Varietal
75% Merlot
20% Cabernet Sauvignon
5% Cabernet Franc

Tasting notes
The hamonious balance of these varietals gives this wine a very delicate taste. The permanent work made in the purest tradition of the Bordeaux vineyards, allows to produce a wine with an intense red colour, a nose of ripe red fruits, slightly spiced with vanilla notes and a delicate wooden taste.
Attack in mouth is supple.
Well-balanced tannins give the wine a lot of freshness.
Chateau de Lavagnac is a fruity and harmonious wine.

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Vintage
Size
Estate
2014
750ml
Chateau Barat Rose

Grape Varietal
70% Cabernet Sauvignon 30% Merlot

Tasting notes
The rosé is made by direct smooth pressing of the grapes for the cabernet (70%) and a short maceration 24 to 48hours for the Merlot (30%). Then, fermentation at low temperature with selected yeast.

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Vintage
Size
Estate
2014
750ml
Chateau Bordeneuve

Grape Varietal
33% Cabernet Franc 33% Merlot 33% Cabernet Sauvignon

Tasting notes
Beautiful dark ruby colour. With its bouquet of red fruit, roundness on the palate and silky tannins, this wine is an ideal companion for any meal. Serve with: beef rib with shallots, duck breast, camembert.

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Vintage
Size
Estate
2012
750ml
Chapelle Maillard Organic

Grape Varietal
40% Merlot 30% Cabernet Franc 30% Cabernet Sauvignon

Tasting notes
The vineyard is cultivated naturally in accordance with the specifications recognized in the official gazette.

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Vintage
Size
Estate
2014
ml
Chateau Blanc de Barat

Grape Varietal
100% Sauvignon Blanc

Tasting notes
Nice pale yellow with shirry green reflects. Elegant notes of citrus & grapefruit to the nose. The palate is crispy, delicate, fruity and refreshing

Rating


Bordeaux Superieur





Vintage
Size
Estate
2012
750ml
Chateau Barat

Grape Varietal
70% Merlot
20% Cabernet sauvignon
10% Cabernet franc

Tasting notes
It's deep red color.
Chateau Barat is a very well-balanced wine with the typical fruit and structure you find in a good Bordeaux.

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Premieres Cotes de Blaye





Vintage
Size
Estate
2010
750ml
Chateau Roland La Garde

Grape Varietal
85% Merlot 15% Cabernet Sauvignon

Tasting notes
Lovely, brillant deep garnet red robe. Intense nose of overripe red fruit, jam (strawberry) and ripe fruit (prune) with spicy touch. The attack is ample and silky, well balanced and smooth with soft tannins.

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Medoc





Vintage
Size
Estate
2011
750ml
Chaetau de Vieux Serestin

Grape Varietal
45% Merlot 45% Cabernet Sauvignon 8% Malbec 2% Petit Verdot

Tasting notes
Nice garnet dark color. Red fruits and blackcurrant nose. The wine is spiced, robust and rich, with a well-matured and mellow final.

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Vintage
Size
Estate
2011
750ml
Chateau Laujac

Grape Varietal
65% Cabernet Sauvignon
30% Merlot
5% Petit Verdot

Tasting notes
The wine is aged in oak barrels during 18 months.

Rating
http://www.chateaulaujac.com/





Vintage
Size
Estate
2012
750ml
Chateau La Tour Cordouan

Grape Varietal
65% Cabernet Sauvignon
30% Merlot
5% Petit Verdot

Tasting notes
Chateau La Tour Cordouan is the second label of Chateau Laujac.
It is produced with the grapes from the young vines of the vineyard.
The wine is fruity, fresh and well balanced.
Traditional winemaking has been performed by the Cruse family since 1852.

Rating
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Graves





Vintage
Size
Estate
2011
750ml
Chaetau de Cerons

Grape Varietal
70% Semillion 30% Sauvignon Blanc

Tasting notes
A very supple vintage, with notes of white fruit and pears, and a magnificent minerally finish.

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Vintage
Size
Estate
2005
750ml
Chateau Chollet

Grape Varietal
55% Merlot 45% Cabernet Sauvignon

Tasting notes
Electronical control of the temperatures . 18 to 30 days of vatting. Maturing in stainless tank.

Rating
Terra Vitis


Entre Deux Mers





Vintage
Size
Estate
2013
750ml
Chateau Goudichaud white

Grape Varietal
85% Sauvignon Blanc 10% Muscadelle 5% Semillion

Tasting notes
A wine with great aromatic complexity. Brilliant yellow color suggests soft and expressive wine. The elegant nose has a blend of white flowers and citrus fruit. A complex wine with an explosion of aromas on the palate. Elegant and balanced with a long and fresh finish.

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Sauternes





Vintage
Size
Estate
2012
375ml
SAUTERNES MARLENE MOELLEUX

Grape Varietal
100% Semillion

Tasting notes
Made from intense, naturally sweet grapes, late-harvested so that they could soap up every last ray of ripening sun, Marlène is a delicious golden dessert wine. Perfect with pudding finer blue cheeses, foie gras, at its very best with cheese cake or sorbet.

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Margaux





Vintage
Size
Estate
2010
750ml
Chateau Cure Bourse

Grape Varietal
85% Cabernet Sauvignon 15% Merlot

Tasting notes
Garnet colour with hints of brick, rich bouquet with black cherries and kernels. Fairly well-rounded attack with good body, developing finesse. Finish with silky, melting tannins.

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Canon Fronsac





Vintage
Size
Estate
2011
750ml
Chaetau Mazeris

Grape Varietal
80% Merlot 20% Cabernet Franc

Tasting notes
Nice ruby colour. Intense nose with ripe red fruit aromas and liquorice. Nice and long tannic structure, giving a lots or aromas. A rich wine with silky tannins.

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Saint Julien





Vintage
Size
Estate
2010
750ml
Chateau de Teynac

Grape Varietal
30% Merlot
70% Cabernet Sauvignon

Tasting notes
Red purple color.
Nice nose with black fruits aromas, liquorice and minthy notes.
In the mouth, the wine is well-balanced, neat, round and ample.
The finale is full of typicity with mellowed tannins.
This wine is excellent with fowl, white and red meats.

Rating


Pauillac





Vintage
Size
Estate
2010
750ml
La Fleur de Haut Bages Liberal

Grape Varietal
80% Cabernet sauvignon
17% Merlot
3% Petit Verdot

Tasting notes
Dense ruby color with nice aromas of sweet blueberries and blackcurrants.
Elegant, with rich fruit, well-balanced tannins and a mineral touch.
One of the bargains of the vintage.
This wine is excellent with red meat, fowl, and cheeses.

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Saint Emilion





Vintage
Size
Estate
2012
750ml
Chateau Macquin

Grape Varietal
80% Merlot
10% Cabernet Sauvignon
10% Cabernet Franc

Tasting notes
Garnet-red colour. Intense nose with ripe red fruits lightly woody. In the mouth, fresh & rich, mellowed tannins with great intensity. Supple and unctuous finale. Ageing in oak barrels during 9 months.
This wine is excellent with red meats and cheeses.

Rating
91 pts Wine Spectator





Vintage
Size
Estate
2010
ml
Chateau Moulin Listrac

Grape Varietal
75% Merlot 20% Cabernet Franc 5% Cabernet Sauvignon

Tasting notes
Deep garnet red robe. Complex, sublte bouquet with hints of delicacy. Wooded fresh red fruit aromas. Full bodied and long on the palate with a structure of silky tannins.

Rating


Montagne Saint Emilion





Vintage
Size
Estate
2012
750ml
Chateau Rocher Calon

Grape Varietal
95% Merlot 5% Cabernet Franc

Tasting notes
Green harvest, leaf-removals. Hand Picking at full-ripeness parcel by parcel. Traditional winemaking in stainless steel vats with a long maceration (20-25 days). Michel Rolland's team is used as consultants. Rich and full wine with tanins present but ripe and soft. To drink over red meat, game and cheeses Ageing is done in vats during 18 months.

Rating


Saint Emilion Grand Cru





Vintage
Size
Estate
2009
750ml
Chateau Cheval Brun

Grape Varietal
85% Merlot
10% Cabernet Sauvignon
5% Cabernet Franc

Tasting notes
The wine is aged in oak barrels for 18 months.
A very deeply colored wine. A powerful nose, very complex with notes of vanilla and toasted bread. Full on the palate the wine has a lovely structure and has good balance between the fruit of ripe grapes and the vanilla oak tannins.
It goes marvelously well with meat, poultry, game and cheese.

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Vintage
Size
Estate
2009
750ml
Chateau Le Jurat

Grape Varietal
87% Merlot 9% Cabernet Sauvignon 4% Cabernet Franc

Tasting notes
The aromas are just beginning to emerge, showing fruit and vanilla notes. Next, on the palate, the wine shows great power with a satisfyingly full body thanks to ripe, sweet tannins and the finish is fresh and long. This is a wine to age for another two or three years to let its aromatic potential reach its fullest expression and offer a maximum of enjoyment.

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Pomerol





Vintage
Size
Estate
2010
ml
Chateau Grand Moulinet

Grape Varietal
90% Merlot 10% Cabernet Franc

Tasting notes
Colored wine, discreet nose, mouth soft, fruity and aromatic. Average length.

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