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Chateau d'Aiguilhe 2019

Chateau d'Aiguilhe 2019
 
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A fine red wine of Castillon Cotes de Bordeaux by Chateau D’Aiguilhe

The estate
Chateau d'Aiguilhe is today one of the most beautiful estates of Castillon Cotes de Bordeaux on the right bank of Bordeaux. During the Hundred Years War, this chateau served an important role as a fortified agricultural exploitation. Today entirely dedicated to viticulture, the property has belonged to the Comtes Von Neipperg vineyards since 1998.

The vineyard
The Chateau d'Aiguilhe vineyards extend over almost 90 hectares in the heart of the Castillon Cotes de Bordeaux appellation. The vineyard is exclusively planted in clay-limestone and clay-loam soils.

The winemaking
Manual harvest from September 19 to October 5. Vinification in oak and concrete tanks. Extraction by pneumatic punching down. 35 days fermentation.

The aging
Aging in new French oak barrels (30%). Aging on fine lees.

The blend
Merlot (88%), cabernet franc (12%).

Parker : 90-92 / 100
J. Suckling : 91-92 / 100
BordeauxCastillon Cotes de Bordeaux
Grape varieties
Merlot/Cabernet Franc

Dessert wine
No

J. Suckling
91-92

Vinous - A. Galloni
88-90

Country
France

Wine certification
AOC

Vineyard
Libournais

Region
Bordeaux

Appellation
Castillon Cotes de Bordeaux

Color
Red

Producer
Chateau d'Aiguilhe

Parker
90-92

Allergens
Contains sulfites