Wine Chateau Beychevelle Saint-Julien AOC 4-me Grand Cru 2006
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Deep ruby color with a purple hue.
Chateau Beshevel 2006 has good acidity and soft tannins. In a complex bouquet reveals notes of blackberry and black cherry interwoven with hints of cocoa, oak and graphite.
Complex aroma reveals notes of wild berries and cherries, which are added to the shades of chocolate, spices and minerals.
The wine goes well with grilled meats or grilled meat, as well as veal steak, venison and cheeses.
Chateau Beshevel dates back to the 17th century, when the land estates acquired Duke Jean-Louis de la Valette Nogaret and built here his ancestral castle. Chateau emblem to this day is a ship on the nose which depicts a mythical beast Griffin, rescue chariot of the god of wine Dionysus depths of the sea. So the name comes from the French Beshevel "Baisse-Voile", which means "lowered the sails" because passing the castle of Jean-Louis de la Valette Nogaret, lower a little ships sail in homage to the legendary Admiral, and later governor of Guyenne.
Today, the estate owns 250 hectares of land in Saint-Julien, 90 of whom hold excellent vineyards. There are great wines, which have a long storage potential, but at the same time exhibit excellent organoleptic characteristics and at a young age.
Chateau Beshvel 2006 - one of the best vintages of the economy, which has a velvety texture and amazing bouquet, in which fresh notes of black fruit and minerals are found with the warm tones of spices. This elegant wine will be at its peak between 2009 and 2018.