2016

Chateau Ormes de Pez

Saint-Estèphe
0,75
Red
€30.70 €25.37
In stock
Overview
Across the board, the wines from St. Estèphe are a success this year, benefitting from the long growing season. One of the leading cru bourgeois of the appellation, this Cazes-owned wine is really attractive. Dark intense colour, creamy and soft in the nose with lots of dark berried fruit, sweet on the attack, full and fresh, lovely roundness, lots of fruit which mixes well with the tannins. A success.
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SKU: 2016051-00750
Vintage: 2016
Volume: 0,75 L
Country: France
Region: Bordeaux
Subregion: Médoc
Appellation: Saint-Estèphe
Château: Château Ormes de Pez
Producer: Famille Cazes
Alcohol: 13.5%
Drink From: 2020
Drink Till: 2030
Website: http://www.jmcazes.com/
The story
Appellation

The northernmost of the six Médoc communes, St. Estèphe was unfairly judged when the 1855 classification was decided; probably because of its distance to the city of Bordeaux.   Although it is the largest of all the Médoc communes with 1,377 hectares of vineyards, there are only five classified growths that ...

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