Wine Chateau Clare, Graves AOC, 2015
Reviews of purchase Chateau Clare, Graves AOC, 2015
Pleasant wine, deep red in color.
The wine has a perfectly balanced, clean, elegant taste with notes of black currant in the aftertaste.
The bouquet of wine entwined aromas of red fruits and herbs.
The wine goes well with meat dishes, grilled meat, barbecue, cheese, meat, poultry and game.
Wine Chateau Clare created from grapes Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon. Upon reaching the optimum degree of ripeness of the grapes are carefully collected and transported to the winery. Created from a wine has great complexity and rounded tannins. After pre-fermentation cold maceration and red wine "Château Clarke" is maintained within 6-12 months in French oak barrels and steel tanks. Vintage 2012 can be drunk now or keep until 2019.
Château Clarke owns the famous family of winemakers Carreyre, which transmit their skills and experience wine from father to son. The current owner - Thierry - represents the fifth generation. Vineyards Chateau located on detrital soils with gravel-clay subsoil. 9 hectares brought to red grape varieties (30% Cabernet Sauvignon, 60% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Franc), 8 hectares - under white (15% Sauvignon Blanc, 70% Semillon and 15% Muscadelle). Stocking density - 5,500 vines per hectare. The average age of the vines - from 15 to 20 years. Harvested both manually and mechanically. 50% of the average annual production is exported to the United States, Russia, China, and Europe. To date, the Château Clarke is working closely with the brand Cressman.
Kressmann Monopole Edward Cressman was created in 1897, today it is one of the most famous and the oldest and largest merchants of Bordeaux wine trading company in France. The company works closely with the wine producers, tracking the entire process from growing the grapes to production. Kressmann wine - it's bright and modern, but at the same time, the typical representatives of Bordeaux, who managed to preserve features of the local terroir and vintages. All wines are made from grapes grown on the best plantations of Bordeaux, while maintaining high quality at an affordable price wide range of consumers. The main market of wine - it restaurants, shopping stores and hotels. The company supplies its products to 80 countries, while holding a leading position in this segment.