Château Cantemerle (Haut-Médoc)
Château Cantemerle elaborates this Château Cantemerle 2011 (£34.16), a red wine from the region of Haut-Médoc with a blend based on petit verdot, merlot, cabernet sauvignon and cabernet franc of 2011 and comes with an alcohol content of 13%. The Château Cantemerle 2011 is usually paired with birds and mushrooms. A wine red rated with 4 of 5 points according to Uvinum's users and obtained the following scores: robert parker: 91 and wine spectator: 87-90.
Technical sheet · Château Cantemerle 2011
- Type Of Wine:
- red wine
- 2011 Other vintages
- Château Cantemerle
- 75 cl Other volumes
- Contains Sulfites
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Description · Château Cantemerle
Château Cantemerle 2011 (Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Petit Verdot)
TASTING of Château Cantemerle 2011:
- View: dark red
- Nose: crushed red fruit, spices, light oak
- Palate: powerful tannins, complex, delicate and supple
VINEYARD: Château Cantemerle
GRAPES: Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot
AGING: 12 months in French oak barrels, 50% new.
PAIRING: Red meat, poultry, game and cheese
In the Middle Ages, the château of Cantemerle, seat of the jurisdiction of the same name, bordered the Garonne River and made up part of the line of fortifications that defended the banks of the Médoc region, just over half a mile from the present château. The oldest known masnuscript known...
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Posted on 19/06/17 at 17.10
History of the Castle In the Middle Ages, the Château Cantemerle was part of the line of fortifications to defend the banks of the Medoc. It was in 1147 that found the oldest manuscript by owner state, namely, the Lords of Cantemerle; but it was only in 1354 appeared the first traces of wine...read complete
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Posted on 15/06/17 at 05.02
The Château Cantemerle is one of the worthy representatives of the Haut-Médoc.
The intense colour, the concentration and the maturity of the tannins together with the acidity represent the main...
Posted on 08/06/14 at 05.50
I found it original
Posted on 21/12/15 at 15.05
The Château Cantemerle is located in Haut-Médoc appellation, on serious fine and deep common Macau and Ludon. The floor is sand-gravel Cantemerle. These serious resulting erosion of the ancient...read complete
Posted on 01/08/14 at 05.06
You will find aromas of spice and black fruit typical of the vintage, this contradictory impression of a wine that is both focused and elegant, crisp and sweet at once. On its own, her dress a deep...read complete
Posted on 30/11/13 at 04.50
The fineness and the complexity of a great terroir of the Médoc are found in this bottle still very young, it is best to decant one hour before servingread complete
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This 2013 vintage is seen continued progress of this property. Soft, fruity and smooth on the palate, it will grow more during breeding. Other notation: Bettane & Desseauve: 15-15.5 / 20 Drink or...read complete
Reviews about Château Cantemerle 2012
A jewel of Haut Médoc The terroir of Château Cantemerle is typical wine appellation Haut Médoc. The area covers the fine gravel of the Gironde estuary. These poor draining soils and have the...read complete
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