2012 La Caravelle Listrac MedocBlend from France
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This AOC Listrac-Médoc AOC of incomparable magnitude, with powerful tannins, but harmonious and well balanced, illuminates with a beautiful deep red color, and an elegant nose ...
This AOC Listrac-Médoc AOC of incomparable magnitude, with powerful tannins, but harmonious and well balanced, illuminates with a beautiful deep red color, and an elegant nose with delicately fruity and woody aromas. It consists of a tasty blend of 60% Merlot, 35% Cabernet Sauvignon and 5% Petit Verdot.
From a selection of the best grapes and soils of the Cave de Listrac, exclusively planted with old vines, it is a unique wine. aged 12 months in oak barrels, La Caravelle 2009 is harvested, vinified, assembled following the traditional method. It turns out to be a particularly fine and tasty wine, with a beautiful aromatic complexity. Its production is very limited and reserved only for great vintages. With a beautiful intense red color, it exudes a graceful nose with aromas of blackberry, morello cherry, violet, leather and spices. In the mouth, this wine is of incomparable breadth, with powerful tannins but harmonious and well balanced.
|Varietal(s)||Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot|
|Taste||currant, black cherry, plum, bell pepper, olive, oak, smoke, toast, tar, blackberry, cherry, asparagus, spice, ginger, vanilla, lead, cedar, molasses and dark fruit|
|Nose||violet, rose, truffle, earth, coffee, leather, currant, blackberry, cherry, cedar, cigar box, mocha, vanilla and tobacco|