Wine "Marquis de Calon", Saint-Estephe AOC, 2011
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Reviews of purchase "Marquis de Calon", Saint-Estephe AOC, 2011
Wine bright garnet color with a purple hue.
Generous, fresh, pleasant taste of the wine has a silky texture, soft tannins and notes of cherry pie and toasted oak.
The aroma of wine is made of notes of red currant and juicy black cherry, spicy shades underlined hot spices and wet iron.
The wine is excellent with dishes both simple and refined dishes such as grilled steak, zucchini, roast venison, roast partridge, cheeses Camembert, Brie de Meaux, fruit desserts and shortbread with dark fruit.
History of the name Château-Kalon Segur goes back to the Gallo-Roman era, and the first part of its name, it has received from naming the town "Kalon", in which the castle is located, and the second - during the tenure of the estate of the Marquis de Segur. It was under his strict guidance of wine Chateau Kalon-Segur in the XVIII century received this recognition. Heart on its label is shown in tribute to the great master, since once the Marquis said: "I make wine Lafite and Latour, but my heart is in Kalona."