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Château Tirecul la Gravière Monbazillac Cuvée Madame 1997

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This exceptional cuvee, not always produced, represents the fullest expression of pure Noble Rot. Each grape is harvested with extreme care, very often grape by grape. It delivers an extraordinary complexity of aromas, but its splendour reveals itself in the mouth, with a creaminess and a rare power, yet never with heaviness.

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Château Tirecul La Gravière:
Rising in tiers at an altitude of 60 to 100 metres, all the vines are facing North and East. A remarkable rarity which allows a slow ripening, retaining the complexity and the finesse of the aromas and tastes. The soil is argilo-calcaire with sand here and there. The hard limestone is present in the higher tiers which are mainly given over to dry white. The steep slopes of Terecul allows for... Read more
Rising in tiers at an altitude of 60 to 100 metres, all the vines are facing North and East. A remarkable rarity which allows a slow ripening, retaining the complexity and the finesse of the aromas and tastes. The soil is argilo-calcaire with sand here and there. The hard limestone is present in the higher tiers which are mainly given over to dry white. The steep slopes of Terecul allows for excellent drainage. Its disposition and the abundance of clay favour the retention of the autumnal mists which are indispensable for the development of noble rot. Read less

External Reviews for Château Tirecul la Gravière Monbazillac Cuvée Madame

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Source: Luxurious Drinks
10/22/2014

Wine red 1997 Chateau Tirecul la Graviere Cuvee Madame Frankreich Region: Bordeaux Apellation: MONBAZILLAC Semillon 750 ml. Free Shipping Insurance



This exceptional cuvee, not always produced, represents the fullest expression of pure Noble Rot. Each grape is harvested with extreme care, very often grape by grape. It delivers an extraordinary complexity of aromas, but its splendour reveals itself in the mouth, with a creaminess and a rare power, yet never with heaviness.

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