Wine "Le Bordeaux de Citran" Rouge, Bordeaux AOC, 2014, 375 ml
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Reviews of purchase "Le Bordeaux de Citran" Rouge, Bordeaux AOC, 2014, 375 ml
The wine is dark garnet color with a brick hue.
Taste wine - balanced, refined, shows notes of ripe berries, nuances of licorice and cloves and velvety tannins accents in seductive finish.
The aroma of the wine reveals notes of fresh fruit, cassis, balsamic nuances and haze.
Wine perfectly reveal your taste paired with roast chicken, foie gras, stew or lamb stew.
Chateau Citran, 2001 - excellent dry red wine, which has a luxurious, amazing colors, a very complex aromatic bouquet and a strong, full-bodied taste.
The grapes from which the wine is produced, grown on 25-year-old vines, harvest harvested by hand. Fermentation is carried out in vine stainless steel tanks for about three weeks at a controlled temperature. Excerpt wines produced in oak barrels, 40% of which is updated every year.
Château Sitran - one of the most ancient feudal estates in the Médoc, one of the first mention of it dates back to 1235 year. The owners of Chateau Citran were related to the royal family of France. The castle was handed down for 600 years. In the XVIII century the castle was rebuilt and the historic estates were only defensive ditches. Then it was sold to the family of Clauzel, after which the vineyards fell into disrepair, and quite possibly would have disappeared if not bought Chateau Sitran brothers Miailhe. After that, the vineyards were revived, and the winery has returned to its former glory.
Vineyards Chateau Sitran a total area of 90 hectares divided into two parts. One site is located next to Margo, near the castle. The other - near the city of Avensan, in the heart of O'Medok. Here are grown two varieties - Cabernet Sauvignon, which occupies 58% and Merlot - 42%. Now Chateau done more work on planting Cabernet Sauvignon on gravel ridges. This decision was made not by accident proves professionalism Chateau owners. Before buying a property, the brothers noticed the high zone, covered with acacia - trees, which grow only in deep and dry lands, such as gravel Medoc. The characteristics of such land is ideal for vine.