Wine Chateau Calon-Segur Saint-Estephe 3-eme Grand Cru Classe 1996
Saturated dark ruby color.
Chateau Kalon-Segur 1996, has a rich, balanced flavor and amazing length. Complex bouquet charms tones of black berries, plums, spice and oak.
Elegant aroma reveals notes of blackberry, black currant, strawberry, gum and mint.
The wine goes well with red meat, truffles, pate, prosciutto and mature cheeses.
Chateau Calon-Segur Saint-Estephe - delicious wine, it is produced from selected berries from vineyards located on two sites to the north-east and north-west of the castle, where the average age of the vines is 35 years. Due to the long maceration for 21 days, the wine acquires a deep color and a delightful bouquet of taste and aroma. Fermentation takes place in stainless steel vats termolreguliruemyh at 30 ° C, after which the wine is aged in oak barrels for 24 months, a third of which is updated annually. Every three months, made wine from the sediment removal, so it is not clarified and filtered.
Try the excellent Chateau Kalon-Segur 1996, which will be at the peak of up to 2016.
History of the name Château-Kalon Segur goes back to the Gallo-Roman era, and the first part of its name, it has received from naming the town "Kalon", in which the castle is located, and the second - during the tenure of the estate of the Marquis de Segur. It was under his strict guidance of wine Chateau Kalon-Segur in the XVIII century received this recognition. Heart on its label is shown in tribute to the great master, since once the Marquis said: "I make wine Lafite and Latour, but my heart is in Kalona."
Despite the fact that the Chateau Kalon-Segur is third class Grand Cru Classe, it can confidently compete with the first class. Of all the other wines of Saint-Estephe appellation, Chateau Segur-Kalon can confidently be called the best, because it was created by a traditional technology and is capable of long and gracefully develop in the bottle for several decades.