Wine Chateau Citran Haut-Medoc AOC Cru Bourgeois 2004
Wine rich burgundy color.
The elegant, rounded, aged in oak wine on the palate which is very mildly wild berries and velvety ripe tannins. Long aftertaste.
Wine with a very complex flavor, which harmoniously combines tones of plum, cherry, black currant and vibrant notes of eucalyptus.
The wine goes well with beef fillet, white meats and cheeses.
Chateau Citran Haut-Medoc 2004 - red wine, which is produced winery Chateau Sitran. Growing grapes used to produce wine, produced in the traditional way, the crop is harvested by hand. Fermentation is carried out in vine stainless steel tank at a controlled temperature of about three weeks. Excerpt wines produced in oak barrels, 40% of which is updated every year. Wine Chateau Haut-Médoc AOC Sitran has a delicate, balanced flavor and delicious, complex flavor.
Château Sitran was erected in the 13th century, then it was rebuilt in the 18th century, and from the old estates were only defensive ditches. Later it was sold to the family of Clauzel, after which the vineyards fell into disrepair, 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 covers 58% and Merlot - 42%. Now Chateau done more work on planting Cabernet Sauvignon on gravel soils. 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.