Very fruity, with flavours of blackcurrant, red/black fruits and cherry. Round and supple with a good structure, easy drinking wine.
Cotes de Blaye
|Producer||Chateau Les Bertrands|
|Grapes||70% Merlot, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon|
|Keeping||Drink within 6 to 10 years of bottling.|
Destemming, sorting on conveyor, crushing, fermentation in thermo-stainless steel tanks, long maceration. Aged for 15 months in tanks.
The ninth generation of the Dubois family runs this estate, which is situated in the northern part of the Appellation. The vineyard produces a consistently excellent selection of wines, and has built up a great reputation over the years.