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.
One of the three vineyard owned by Marie Laure LURTON in the Medoc region, Chateau La Tour-de-Bessan produces wine under the Margaux AOC. Since 2003 Marie Laure has opted for an integrated approach to manage her Estate, that exact same year she saw the production of her 3 different vineyards entering the Pantheon of the 250 wines classified as “Cru Bourgeois”.
Chateau La Tour de Bessan is located in the village of Soussan in the Bordeaux region. The Estate of Chateau La Tour-de-Bessan expands over 71 hectares 32 of which are planted with vine of a minimum of 25 years old. Benefiting from the effluvial influence of the Garonne river and the richness of gravely soils dating back from the quarternary, Chateau La Tour-de-Bessan is the perfect reflection of its terroir and region of production.