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Chateau Lacoste-Borie 2012

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Product Description
Pauillac

Blend 52% Cabernet Sauvignon - 40% Merlot - 8% Cabernet Franc
Tasting notes
This wine presents a very ruby red color. The nose is dominated by black fruits with black cherry very much to the fore and by coffee aromas. The mid palate has the sweetness of ripe fruit and rounded tannins. The richness is well balanced by some bilberry freshness. This wine will need a little bit of patience before starting to enjoy it.

Total vineyard surface 90 hectares around the Château. Vineyard surface under production 55 hectares in one block around the Château Average age of the vines 38 years old
Soil - Terroir Very deep coarse gravel
Vineyard grape varieties 75% Cabernet Sauvignon - 20% Merlot - 5% Cabernet Franc

Growing of the vines: Mechanical ploughing of the Soil
Viticulture practices: Spraying kept to the absolute effective minimum.
Harvest: Exclusively hand picked
Grape sorting: Two successive selections before and after de-stemming process
Vinification: A long period of maceration (about 3 weeks)
Ageing: In French oak barrels (45% new barrels each vintage) for between 14 to 16 months depending on the vintage
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