Wine Chateau Citran, Haut-Medoc AOC Cru Bourgeois, 2005
Wine rich burgundy color.
The wine has a balanced tannic taste with hints of fruit and a long finish.
Wine with a complex aroma of red fruits and spices.
The wine goes well with beef fillet, white meats and cheeses.
Chateau Citran Haut-Medoc 2005 - 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 tanks grapes their stainless steel 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. 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 the 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 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.