Château Valandraud 1er Grand Cru Classé 2006, Thunevin

  • 102951QC-STK
  • Red
  • Cab Sauv / Merlot / Malbec
  • 2006
  • 750 ml

Château Valandraud 1er Grand Cru Classé 2006, Thunevin

  • 102951QC-STK
  • Red
  • Cab Sauv / Merlot / Malbec
  • 2006
  • 750 ml

Availability: 5.00000000

$440.00

Available format

Unité 3/CS 6/CS 12/CS
5 case(s) in stock

Detailed info

Wine description

Château Valandraud 1er Grand Cru Classé 2006, Thunevin
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Tasting notes

The bouquet is very refine, with raspberry coulis, crushed strawberry, dried honey and violet scents that unfurl in the glass. The palate is medium-bodied with supple ripe red berry fruit.

Producer

THUNEVIN

Vinification and aging

Hand harvesting, grape sorting by the pickers and densimetric sorting of the berries on ‘’Tribaie’’ machine. Vinification with heat-regulating stainless steel tanks, manual punching of the cap, pumping over, maceration about three weeks. Ageing: 18 to 30 months in 100 % new oak barrels.

Terroir

clayey limestone and quartz-gravel.

Vintage

2006

Variety

Cab Sauv / Merlot / Malbec

Colour

Red

Country

FRANCE

Region of production

Bordeaux

Sub-Region

Saint-Emilion

Appellation

Saint-Émilion Grand Cru

Scores and awards

92

WE

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91

WA

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92

WS

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0

JS

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