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Château Picque Caillou Bottle 2003

External Review by Millesima USA LLC:

Near prestigious Château Haut Brion, Château Picque Caillou's 20-hectare vineyard stands at the entrance to Bordeaux, birthplace of legendary appellation. Driven by Paulin and Isabelle Calvet, this gravel terroir has all the advantages for making a great wine data management, plot monitoring, vinification in harmony with the terroir and vintage, and rigourous selection.Thus is born a pedrigree wine, balanced and elegant, highly charasteristic of the values of the Pessac-Léognan appellation.

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Château Picque Caillou:
Near prestigious Chateau Haut Brion, Chateau Caillou Picque extends its vineyard of 20 hectares at the very gates of Bordeaux, the historic cradle of the designation. Under the impetus of critical and Isabelle Paulin Calvet, this superb terroir Graves has been with all the advantages that govern the development of a great wine: optimizing data vineyard parcel management refined winemaking at 'e... Read more
Near prestigious Chateau Haut Brion, Chateau Caillou Picque extends its vineyard of 20 hectares at the very gates of Bordeaux, the historic cradle of the designation. Under the impetus of critical and Isabelle Paulin Calvet, this superb terroir Graves has been with all the advantages that govern the development of a great wine: optimizing data vineyard parcel management refined winemaking at 'ell local and vintage selections drastic ... Born as a wine of noble lineage, excellent balance and delicacy, very representative values of the prestigious appellation Pessac-Leognan. Read less

External Reviews for Château Picque Caillou Bottle

External Review
Source: Millesima USA LLC
06/30/2010

Near prestigious Château Haut Brion, Château Picque Caillou's 20-hectare vineyard stands at the entrance to Bordeaux, birthplace of legendary appellation. Driven by Paulin and Isabelle Calvet, this gravel terroir has all the advantages for making a great wine data management, plot monitoring, vinification in harmony with the terroir and vintage, and rigourous selection.Thus is born a pedrigree wine, balanced and elegant, highly charasteristic of the values of the Pessac-Léognan appellation.


External Review
Source: Millesima USA LLC
05/18/2010

1 x 750ML Bottle


External Review
Source: Millesima USA LLC
10/15/2009

Chateau Picque Caillou, Pessac-Leognan, 2003 has been awaded our seal of 'Everyday Excellence'. We believe this wine offers delicious drinkabilit at an affordable price - we hope you agree! This property of 49 acres lies in what is considered the birthplace of Bordeaux wines, in Pessac-Leognan, and very close to two very noble estates, Pape Clement and First Growth Haut Brion. 'Caillou' means pebble in French and evokes the sandy gravel present here over a bed of fine Gunzian gravel. Plantings are equal parts of Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot (45% apiece) along with Cabernet Franc. The wine normally matures for 12 months in 1/3 new oak.



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