Wine Chateau Citran Haut-Medoc AOC Cru Bourgeois, 2000, 1.5 L
Wine saturated color with shades of violet, purple and black.
Taste powerful wine, rich, with abundant fruit tones, hints of spice and tobacco.
Wine with a complex aroma of fruit notes, nuances of menthol and roasted coffee.
The wine goes well with beef fillet, white meats and cheeses.
Chateau Citran Haut-Medoc 1996 - excellent dry red wine, which has a luxurious, amazing colors, a very complex aromatic bouquet and strong intense flavor.
The grapes from which the wine is produced, grown on 25-year-old vines, harvest harvested by hand. Fermentation is carried out in vine stainless steel tanks for about three weeks at a controlled temperature. Excerpt wines produced in oak barrels, 40% of which is updated every year.
Château Sitran - one of the most ancient feudal estates in the Médoc, one of the first mention of it dates back to 1235 year. The owners of Chateau Citran were related to the royal family of France. The castle was handed down for 600 years. In the XVIII century the castle was rebuilt and the historic estates were only defensive ditches. Then it was sold to the family of Clauzel, then came to the vineyards of decadence and quite possibly would have disappeared if not bought Chateau Sitran brothers Miailhe. After that, the vineyards were revived, and the winery has returned to its former glory.
Vineyards Chateau Sitran a total area of 90 hectares, divided into two parts. One site is located next to Margo, near the castle. The other - near the city of Avensan, in the heart of O'Medok. Here are grown two varieties - Cabernet Sauvignon, which occupies 58% and Merlot - 42%. Now Chateau done more work on planting Cabernet Sauvignon on gravel ridges. This decision was made not by accident proves professionalism Chateau owners. Before buying a property, the brothers noticed the high zone, covered with acacia - trees, which grow only in deep and dry lands, such as gravel Medoc. The characteristics of such land is ideal for vine.