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Chateau Carbonnieux 2022

Chateau Carbonnieux 2022

Cru classe - - - Red - See details
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ParkerParker92-94/100
J. SucklingJ. Suckling92-93/100
The Wine IndependentThe Wine Independent88-90/100
Alexandre MaAlexandre Ma92-94/100

Description

An aromatic and balanced Pessac-Léognan red wine

The estate

Château Carbonnieux was founded in the 13th century by the Benedictine monks of Sainte-Croix Abbey. Château Carbonnieux is located in the Pessac-Léognan appellation and is one of the oldest châteaux in Bordeaux. In 1956, Marc Perrin acquired the château, which became a cru classé in 1959 in both red and white.

The vineyard

Château Carbonnieux 2022 is a Pessac-Léognan wine produced from vineyards spread over a mosaic of terroirs ranging from clay-limestone to Günzian gravel. 55 hectares are given over to red grape varieties. The vines are 26 years old on average. The entire vineyard has been awarded level 3 High Environmental Value certification. Since 2021, 25% of the vineyard has been farmed organically.

The vintage

A relatively early budburst around 20 March preceded morning frosts which, thanks to late pruning and the rigour of the teams, had little impact on the vineyard. Flowering was uniform. A rainy June gave way to a particularly hot summer, resulting in a concentration of young vines. Despite the low yields, the quality was exceptional.

Winemaking and ageing

Hand-picked, the grapes are sorted on the vine and before and after destemming. Fermentation lasts an average of 20 days in temperature-controlled stainless steel vats. Aged for 15 to 18 months in Bordeaux barrels, 40% of which are new.

Blend

Cabernet Sauvignon (50%), Merlot (40%), Cabernet Franc (5%) and Petit Verdot (5%).

Characteristics and tasting tips for Château Carbonnieux rouge 2022

Tasting

This 2022 vintage delights with its subtle alliance of soft and powerful Merlots and tannic and elegant Cabernet Sauvignons.  

Chateau Carbonnieux 2022
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