Wine "Chai de Bordes" Rouge, Bordeaux AOC, 2012, 375 ml
Reviews of purchase "Chai de Bordes" Rouge, Bordeaux AOC, 2012, 375 ml
The wine is a bright ruby-red color.
The elegant, full-bodied taste of the wine has a smooth texture and soft rounded tannins, a beautiful bouquet, charming tones of ripe fruit, berries and earth.
The wine has an intense, fruity, crisp flavor with hints of blueberry, plum, cherry, dried fruit, with subtle hints of mint and violets.
Wine preferably served with roast duck breast, veal, hard cheeses.
"Tete de Bord" Rouge has won the gold medal of the competition "Berliner Wein Trophy", a bronze medal obtained in the "Decanter World Wine Awards, 2014" and a silver medal in the competition "Decanter Asia, 2012".
The farm is owned Bord de Chez Cheval Quancard home since 1948. In 1975, the economy has passed the modernization. His vineyards are mainly located in Saint-Vincent-de-Paul, 17 km from Bordeaux, near the Dordogne river. Soil consist mainly of clay and limestone. Chez de Bordes offers red, white and rosé wines, characterized by constant enviable quality.
Cheval Quancard - a company founded in 1844 by a person to develop and learn new named Pierre Kankar having inquisitiveness and desire. These qualities were later some "philosophical thread" of the company. This is evidenced by the perfect horse Pierre spontaneous trip along the Gironde to study the work of the surrounding wineries.
Two sons Pierre Kankara inherited these qualities from his father. Eugene once traveled around the world to learn new technologies and bring fresh ideas to the family business, and his brother John, meanwhile, maintained his father created the winery. Since 1968, the family is actively expanding their land holdings. Today the company "Cheval Quancard" controls the grandson of Eugene - Roland.