Wine "Amiral De Beychevelle", Saint Julien AOC, 2008, 375 ml
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Reviews of purchase "Amiral De Beychevelle", Saint Julien AOC, 2008, 375 ml
Wine of deep burgundy color with a red tint.
Muscular wine with medium body differs dense, juicy texture, velvety tannins and an elegant, classical taste with notes of fresh fruit and spicy oak notes. Long aftertaste noted attractive berry and vanilla nuances.
A delightful bouquet of the wine is woven from tantalizing aromas of blackcurrant jam, figs, blueberries and cocoa.
This wine matches perfectly with beef stew and veal steaks. It is recommended to submit to the venison, roasted or grilled meats, as well as aged cheeses and mushroom julienne.
"Amiran de Beshvel" - the second wine sector, which is produced from the same grape varieties as the Château de Beshvel, but unlike it matures earlier and is fully revealed after 3-7 years of aging. Due to the special production technologies, including maceration and fermentation to proceed at a temperature of 28-30 ° C, "Amiral de Beshvel" has unusually soft and complex flavor, and 15-18 months in oak barrels added additional harmony and guilt grace. Perfectly "Amiran de Beshvel" 2008 according to the experts will be at the peak of ripeness between 2011 and 2017.
Chateau Manor Beshvel impossible to miss because it is the first large estates on the highway D2, leading to the north of the commune of Saint-Julien. Few castles Bordeaux have the same unique charm as this house, more like an ancient palace. It was founded in the XVII century and once belonged to a powerful bordocskim families also once owned this estate Duke Jean-Louis de la Valette Nogare (Jean-Louis Nogaret de la Valette), Grand Admiral of France. Nautical theme continues on the labels of wines on all bottles of wine farms Beychevelle depicts the ship. Legend has it that during the reign of King Henry III on these lands lived d'Epernon Duke, the first Admiral of the Royal Navy. Therefore, passing these places, ships in reverence had to greet his admiral powerful volleys of naval guns with lowered sails. French team "after the sails!" sounds like "Baisse Voiles", but in the local dialect of Aquitaine, this phrase sounded like "Baiche Veyles" or "Besh Vel".