This stunning wine gift box contains 3 x 100ml French red wines from some of the most prestigious wine estates in the Bordeaux region of France. The first tasting is Château La Tour de Bessan – Margaux which is small property in the Bordeaux region. The second wine in this wine tasting box is the Château D’Arche – La Perle D’Arche Sauternes which is part of an ancient wine growing estate in Sauternes, France. The last tasting that you will enjoy will be the Château Suau which is grown in one of the best soils in the region as it consists of sand, clay, gravel dirt iron and limestone. The gift box is made of black high quality corrugated cardboard to protect the wines inside.
Château La Tour de Bessan – Cru Bourgeois – Margaux
Dark red garnet robe, fresh fragrances of floral bouquet and pureed red berries layered with hints of peony compose a vibrant and balanced nose. Silky tannins are the annunciation of a voluptuous and ample mouth with a fresh and long finish.
This absolute nectar can be, enjoyed now or laid down for another 6 to 10 years. This Grand Vin de Bordeaux Appellation Margaux Controllée red wine WIT Bottle contains 13% vol Alc.
AWARDS FOR THIS WINE
- Decanter Magazine “Recommended”
- Robert Parker Wine Advocate 90/100
Food and wine pairing: Hot starters ( provincial quiche), grilled lamb, traditional poultry dishes, duck, cheese platter.
Variety Blend: 44.5% Merlot, 45.5% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Cabernet Franc.
You will discover in this wine beautiful aromas of candied fruits, together with a lovely freshness. Comprised of a blend of Semillon with a portion of Sauvignon Blanc, this golden, sweet wine is the perfect end to a memorable meal. Chateau d’Arche is a sweet white wine ranked as Second Growth in the original Bordeaux Wine Official Classification of 1855. Belonging to the Sauternes appellation in Gironde, in the region of Graves, the winery is located in the commune of Sauternes. Dense and complex on the palate. The finish is long and distinguished. This white wine in tube from Sauternes contains 13.5% Alc/Vol.
Château d’Arche is located in the heart of a 40 hectares vineyard on the heights of Sauternes village. Its location allows it to benefit from a particularly favorable climate that contributes to the development of Botrytis Cinerea, the noble rot, essential for Sauternes. Directed by Jérôme Cosson.
Food and wine pairing: Yellow fruits based desserts, almonds and nuts, blue cheeses, oriental cuisine.
Variety Blend: Semillon, Sauvignon Blanc
Chateau SUAU Cadillac 2010 – Cotes de Bordeaux
Situated in the heart of the Cotes de Bordeaux AOC and Cotes de Bordeaux – Cadillac AOC le chateau SUAU has undergone since 1986 a complete makeover. The Bonnet de Mazamet family, owners of the estate, have decided to give the chateau and its wines a strong and symbolic identity through new marketing policies updated wine making equipment and organic wine growing. This red wine in tube contains 13.5% vol alc.
Variety Blend: 60% Merlot, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Cabernet Franc.
Food and wine pairing: White meats, poultry and cheeses.
Awards won by this wine:
- Gold Medal (Challenge International of Wine 2012)