Château-de-la-Cour-d'Argent Bordeaux 2015

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SKU 24480

750ml

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85-87
Average age 35 years, planting density 5500 plants/Ha. Vineyards grassed and drained. Viticulture: Deleafing and green harvesting, soil improvement using organic materials exclusively. Table sorting of grapes. Fermentation in thermostatically controlled 200Hl stainless steel vats, long (30 days) vat fermentation, délestage (the juice is removed and poured back over the cap) and pigeage (the cap is forced into the juice). Aging 14 months in barrels which were only used once before.
Category Red Wine
Varietals
Country France
Region Bordeaux
Appellation Bordeaux Superieur
Brand Château-de-la-Cour-d'Argent
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Wine AdvocateThe 2015 La Cour d'Argent felt a little top-heavy on the nose: punchy kirsch and redcurrant jam aromas shrouded with alcohol at the moment. The palate is sweet on the entry, touches of cocoa sprinkled over the red fruit, but missing some freshness on the finish.

Neal Martin, April 2016