Château Richelieu Red Bordeaux Blend Fronsac la Tentation de Richelieu 2005

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Percentage Grape: 73% Merlot, 24% Cabernet Franc, and 3% Malbec Soil: mix sandy-clay, seashell sediment and fossils ...

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A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2005 La Tentation de Richelieu 750ml Read more

Ruby at the core; bright crimson at the rim. On the nose, notes of bing cherry, raspberry, caramel, and coffee. This is very forward and surprising... Read more

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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
12/08/2009

A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2005 La Tentation de Richelieu 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
01/24/2010

Ruby at the core; bright crimson at the rim. On the nose, notes of bing cherry, raspberry, caramel, and coffee. This is very forward and surprisingly ready to drink for a 2005 Bordeaux. On the palate medium bodied with refined tannins and a decent f... John Sweeney. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2005 La Tentation de Richelieu 750ml


Winemaker's Notes:

Percentage Grape: 73% Merlot, 24% Cabernet Franc, and 3% Malbec<br/><br/>Soil: mix sandy-clay, seashell sediment and fossils<br/><br/>Vinification Method: Fermented in cement tanks; 35-day maceration<br/><br/>Age of Barrel: 50% one wine-old<br/><br/>Type of Wood: French oak<br/><br/>Alcohol Percentage: 14 %

Percentage Grape: 73% Merlot, 24% Cabernet Franc, and 3% Malbec<br/><br/>Soil: mix sandy-clay, seashell sediment and fossils<br/><br/>Vinification Method: Fermented in cement tanks; 35-day maceration<br/><br/>Age of Barrel: 50% one wine-old<br/><br/>Type of Wood: French oak<br/><br/>Alcohol Percentage: 14 %

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