Wine Chateau Thieuley, Bordeaux AOC, 2012
Reviews of purchase Chateau Thieuley, Bordeaux AOC, 2012
The wine has a deep garnet color.
The wine has an elegant, rounded taste with a flexible texture, fruit and berry shades and a long aftertaste.
Seductive aroma of the wine reveals notes of pepper and spices, complemented by light wood nuances.
The wine goes well with a variety of meat dishes - veal or beef grilled, braised lamb, meats and hard cheeses.
Wine Chateau Tёle - a typical representative of red Bordeaux wines, famous throughout the world. Grape wine is grown on clay-gravel soils appellasona. After hand-picking harvest runs complete destemming and fermentation in stainless steel tanks. Aging in oak barriques lasts from 9 to 12 months.
Vintage 2012 won the silver medal at the competition "Bruxelles Wine Competition" in 2014 and a gold medal at the competition "Paris Wine Competition" in 2014.
Winery Chateau Thieuley was founded in 1950 when Andre Courcelles someone bought a small estate Chateau Tёle, located 20 km south of the city of Bordeaux, in the commune of Owls (Entre-Deux-Mer). The name "Tёle" comes from the old French word "tioule", which means "tile factory". Once in place the Chateau was a factory, makes its products from local clay prevailing in the local soil. 22 years later, in 1972, the farm management passed to his son Francis, professional oenologist. Over the next 30 years the area of local vineyards grown quite significantly: from 4 to 80 acres, which are now distributed among the three estates: Chateau Thieuley, Clos St Anne and Chateau St Genes. Now Francis gradually transfers the case to his daughters Mary and Sylvia, who, judging by the latest vintage, disappointing his father. The farm Chateau Tёle produces high quality wine basic level, it is considered one of the best Bordeaux wines in the category of "price-quality".