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Château Picard - Mähler-Besse SA
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Red wine 2005 Saint-Estephe AOC Cru Bourgeois, Bordeaux, France

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 12.5%
Price: Up to 25.00 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: New and used barrique
Registration number : #CP-LP05

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 5 December 2015

One of the famous six parishes (next to Listrac-Médoc. Margaux. Moulis. Pauillac and Saint-Julien ) within the French area Haut-Médoc, which are appellations of their own and may bear the community name on the bottle label. It is the northernmost municipality and covers around 1,380 hectares of vineyards almost 50 kilometers north of Bordeaux, The area is one of the oldest wine-growing areas in the Médoc and dates back to the 13th century. Saint-Estèphe is located at the estuary Gironde and was an important port at that time. The loamy subsoil over an iron-containing stone layer consists...

The red grape variety comes from France. There are around 60 Synonyms; some alphabetically grouped by country are Kaberne Sovinjon, Kaberne Sovinyon, Lafit, Lafite ( Bulgaria. Moldova. Russia ); Bidure, Bouchet, Bouchet Sauvignon, Breton, Cabernet Petit, Carbonet, Carbouet, Carmenet, Epicier Noir, Marchoupet, Navarre, Petit Bouchet, Petit Bouschet, Petit Cabernet, Petit Cavernet Sauvignon, Petite Vidure, Sauvignon, Sauvignonne, Vidignonne, Vidure France ); Bordo ( Romania ); Bordeaux ( Switzerland ); Burdeos Tinto ( Peru. Spain ); Cab ( United States ).

Cabernet Sauvignon - grape and leaf

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The red grape variety comes from France, The name is probably from the French word for blackbird (merle) because these birds like to snack on the very sweet berries when fully ripe. The name can also be an allusion to the black-blue color of the berries similar to the bird. There are over 60 Synonyms which attest to the worldwide spread. The most important are Alicante Noir, Bigney, Black Alicante, Blauer Merlot, Bordò, Crabutet, Crabutet Noir, Hebigney, Médoc Noir, Merlau, Merlot Black, Merlot Blau, Merlot Crni, Merlot Nero, Merlot Noir, Merlott, Merlou, Picard, Pikard, Plant Médoc, Sémillon Rouge, Vidal and Vitraille.

Merlot - grape and leaf

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