Le Grand Vin du Château Gugès 2016, 750 ml

17,50 TTC

  • Type: Still Red Wine A.O.C. Haut Médoc
  • Blend: Merlot - Cabernet Franc - Cabernet Sauvignon - Petit Verdot
  • Alc: 12,5%
  • Origin: France > Bordeaux > Cissac-Médoc
  • Producteur: Château Gugès

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Description

Vineyard

Region: Bordeaux, Haut Médoc, France
Appellation: Haut-Médoc A.O.C.
Area / density: 8ha, 8.000–8.200 plants/ha
Terroir: clay-limestone, sandy, gravelly
Vine variety: Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot
Average age of the vines: 40 years
Cultivation method: Sustainable cultivation, regular tillage, pruning, leaf removal

Vinification

Selective manual harvesting, optimal sorting system, peristaltic pump.
Traditional vinification in concrete and stainless steel vats, temperature control, delestage twice a day, pouring in barrels after malolactic fermentation.

Aging: in 100% new French oak barrels for 18 months.

Bottling

Bottled at the Château

Tasting

Оur prestigious cuvée is produced with full respect for the Médoc traditions. After a few years in the bottle, it will reveal the best of itself: its body, its heart and its soul, perfectly reflecting the great heritage of our Сhateau.

Aromatic profile

Red fruits
80%
Woody notes
60%
Gourmet Notes
65%
Confiture notes
65%
Undergrowth notes
40%
Toasted notes
30%
Originality
50%
Complexity
80%
Long finish
70%
Tannin content
70%

Food and wine pairings: Red meats (lamb, beef), game, some fine cheeses, ripe and sweet fruits and berries.

Aging potential: 10 – 15 years
Serving temperature: 16°C – 18°C
Decanting: Recommended

Additional information

Weight 1,666 kg
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