Crain's Wines

 

Château de Crain
Bordeaux Supérieur 2012

 

 

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Grape varieties
Merlot
Cabernet Sauvignon
Cabernet Franc

70%
10%
10%

Malbec 10%
Age Average 45 years old
Density 5 000 plants per hectare
Geology Soil: clay and chalk
Sub-soil: limestone
Surface 38 hectares

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Vineyard management "Guyot double" pruning
Grass between the rows
Mechanical harvest
Hand-sorting at reception
Vinification Temperature control of fermentation
Maceration of 15 days
Ageing 12 months in wood vats and stainless steel vats
Tasting notes Subtle nose of cherry, raspberry and leather
Supple and full, then fruity and ample, with powerful tannins
Very promising
Ideal with red meat or cheese
Packaging 750ml bottle Cardboard of 12 bottles
1500ml bottle Cardboard of 6 bottles
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Château de Crain - 33750 Baron - France - Tel 33 (0)5 57 24 50 66 - Fax 33 (0)5 57 24 14 07
Internet www.chateau-de-crain.com - Email fougere@chateau-de-crain.com
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