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Chateau Carbonnieux 2016

Chateau Carbonnieux 2016
$588 a case of 12 Bottles (750ML) | $49 / Unit
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    An exceptionally well-structured red wine from Pessac-Leognan

    Chateau Carbonnieux is a Grand Cru from the Pessac-Leognan appellation. This red wine is produced on a 52 hectare vineyard, where reasoned agriculture is practiced. The aging is done in Bordeaux barrels (30% are new), for 15-18 months depending on the vintage. 2016 is a blend of 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 45% Merlot, 4% Cabernet Franc, and 1% Petit Verdot.

    Chateau Carbonnieux 2016 has an intense purple-red color due to the concentration of the grapes. It reveals a beautiful texture in the mouth and frank aromatic expressions. This racy and full-bodied wine that is not aggressive but beautifully round and elegant.

    Parker : 91 / 100
    J. Suckling : 94-95 / 100
    Wine Advocate-Parker :
    Deep garnet-purple colored, the 2016 Carbonnieux reveals warm black and red plums, blackcurrants and cigar box scents with a waft of crushed rocks. Medium-bodied, fine-grained and with great freshness, it delivers a minerally finish.
    BordeauxPessac-Leognan
    Alcohol
    13.5

    Grape varieties
    Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot/Cabernet Franc/Petit Verdot/Carménère

    Dessert wine
    No

    Environment
    Sustainable

    J. Robinson
    16.5+

    J. Suckling
    94-95

    Vinous - A. Galloni
    92

    Wine Spectator
    92

    Country
    France

    Wine certification
    AOC

    Vineyard
    Graves

    Region
    Bordeaux

    Appellation
    Pessac-Leognan

    Color
    Red

    Producer
    Chateau Carbonnieux

    Classification
    Cru classe

    Parker
    91

    Allergens
    Contains sulfites

    On Special
    No

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