Clos la Gaffelière Red Bordeaux Blend St. Émilion Grand Cru 1998
The Château La Gaffelière vineyard enlarges upon 25 hectares and gazes its 22 hectares vineyard all-in-one parcel between the Ausone hill and the Pavie one. The whole favourably south oriented, receives an ideal sunshine which benefits to the 35 years old vine. Hillsides are clayey and calcareous, whereas hill-feet are more siliceous. The vineyard is planted with 80% of Merlot, 10% of Cabernet Franc and 10 % of Cabernet Sauvignon.
External Reviews for Clos la Gaffelière Red Bordeaux Blend St. Émilion Grand Cru
...Medium ruby-red. Aromas of blackcurrant syrup, shoe polish, licorice and mint. Nicely delineated cassis and black cherry flavors...offers an attractive fruit/acid balance. Finishes with ripe, even tannins and subtle length. .. Stephen Tanzers IWC. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 1998 La Gaffeliere 750ml