Wine Les Hauts du Tertre, Margaux AOC, 2006
Reviews of purchase Les Hauts du Tertre, Margaux AOC, 2006
Wine with a dark cherry color.
The wine has a harmonious, elegant, velvety taste with notes of plum and black cherry. Finishing fine, with light wood notes.
The aroma of this wine is dominated by notes of red berries and tobacco.
Wine will be perfect pair with sweet meat, for example, prepared with balsamic vinegar and sour sauce.
"About Le Du Tertre" in 2006 - a blend of several grape varieties, the age of the vines is 30 years. Traditional vinification, the wine is aged 18 months in oak barrels, 50% new. The average annual production is 294 000 bottles. This wine will develop its capacity to 2015 when properly stored at a temperature of 10-15 ° C.
Chateau du Tertre (Chateau du Tertre) is located in the southwestern part of appellasona Margot, on a large gravel plateau, at an altitude of 20 meters above sea level. Although officially the estate was founded in the XVIII century, it has a much longer history and was once owned by the family of d'Arsac - one of the oldest families of the Médoc, whose name is mentioned in documents in 1143.
Later it belonged to an influential Château Marquis de Segur, who owned Château Lafite, Latour and Kalon-Segur. The revival of the economy can be considered in 1997, when the estate bought a Dutch businessman Eric Albada Jelgersma (Eric Albada Yelgersma), the owner located in the neighborhood of Chateau Giscours (Chateau Zhiskur). Eric has reconstructed itself estate and winery. The combined efforts of the new owner and oenologist economy significantly improved the quality of wine estates, to give them greater complexity and sophistication.