Wine Chateau Duplessy, Bordeaux Blanc Barrique AOC, 2015
Reviews of purchase Chateau Duplessy, Bordeaux Blanc Barrique AOC, 2015
Wine of deep violet-red color.
Wine characterized by a dry, full-bodied fruity taste with hints of dark berries (blackberries and currants) and a powerful tannic structure. The finish is long and very pleasant.
Elegant and balanced flavor of the wine seduces shades of fruits, herbs and wet stone.
Wine will be a good pair of game meat sauce, soft cheeses.
Chateau Duplessy 2008 is a very elegant red wine, Determined seductive fruit aromas on the background of a well-balanced, rich and complex flavor. Blend wine consists of three red grape varieties - Merlot (70%), Cabernet Sauvignon (15%) and Cabernet Franc (15%), complement each other. The berries are picked by hand and are separate vinification in steel tanks, so oenologists Chateau get the opportunity to develop the characteristics of wine, without detracting from the quality of already accumulated. Excerpt wine lasts for about 12 months and takes place in French oak barrels used no more than 3 years. Bottling wine at the Chateau on the local automated line. Potential wine storage - 5-6 years.
Chateau Duplessy located in the heart of Bordeaux, 15 km from the town of Senaki, in the area of Cote de Bordeaux. Vineyards Chateau Duplessis occupy 12 hectares, and its total area, including the luxurious forests and meadows, is about 20 hectares. The name of the Chateau Duplessy received from the surname of the family members of parliament, who settled in Bordeaux in the XVI century. They belonged to the manor house and farm in the village of Senac. For three centuries, the owners of the Chateau were many famous people, but the history of Chateau Duplessy as wineries began only in the late XIX century, when it was bought by wine company Larronde Freres, and then - merchant from Bordeaux, Jean-Louis Maurice.
The current owners purchased the Château Duplessis it only in 1994 and immediately began restoration of buildings and construction of a modern winery. Thanks to the southern and south-western exposure vineyards are perfectly mature 28-year-old vine varieties such as Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc. As a rule, wine Chateau characterized by great structure, round tannins and strong flavor characteristics. In the year produces about 50,000 bottles of wine.