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Château Haut-Canteloup Meritage 2009 Wine Review

Château Haut-Canteloup Meritage 2009

Château Haut-Canteloup Meritage 2009

A.C., Blaye, Côtes De Bordeaux, France

Community Score: 4.4/5

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Price: $13.95

Product #: 264747

Drink: 2012-2014



 

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Bottle size: 750 ml

Winery: Château Haut-Canteloup

Agent: Barrique Wines & Spirits Imports

Natalie's Score: 88/100

Big, black and brooding with juicy, mouthwatering aromas and flavours of fleshy blackberries and blackcurrants. Decant for 1-2 hours. This is an incredible price for Bordeaux!

Meritage food pairings: grilled lamb with mint jelly.

This was reviewed February 4, 2012 by

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Gold Medal winner at the 2011 Concours Général Agricole in Paris. Family-owned and - operated, Château Haut-Canteloup has been producing wines for four generations. This offers rich fruit aromas, with plum and blueberry most noticeable. Nice wood and leather notes fill out the nose. The palate is dry, fresh and chewy, with medium tannins. A big and ripe wine with plenty of fruit and a very nice length. A wine that will reward 2-4 years in the cellar, but can be enjoyed tonight. Source: Vintages Wine Panel
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