La Demoiselle de Sociando-Mallet 2006 75cl
Tasting Note: Perfumed aromas with ripe cherries and a little bit of aniseed coming off. Some savoury notes on the palate with green chilli flavours mixed with cocoa and some silky tannins on the finish.
Producer: Purchased in 1969 by Jean Gautreau, it consisted of just 7 hectares. During his ownership, it has expanded to 57 hectares and is planted with Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. Jean's style is to make classic Medoc style wines for long term maturing.
Country: France | Region: Bordeaux, Haut-Medoc | Alcohol: 12.5% | Grapes: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot