Château Le Caillou Giraud-Bélivier, Prop. 1998 Wine Review

Château Le Caillou Giraud-Bélivier, Prop. 1998
A.C., Pomerol, Bordeaux, France
Community Score: 4.5/5
Community Reviews: 1
Add My Review

Product #: 45682
Wine Type: Red Wine


 
Price: $49.95
Alcohol: 12.5%
Drink: 2006-2013
Sweetness: Extra Dry
Bottle size: 750 ml

Winery: Château Le Caillou
Agent: S. Schiralli Agencies Ltd.
More Vintages: 2006  Add New Vintage 
 

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Vintages Wine Panel: Château Le Caillou is a tiny 7-hectare property that is principally located atop the gravelly Pomerol plateau. Producing a mere 3,000 cases a year, Château Le Caillou is known for creating richly textured wines featuring well-integrated tannins. The aromas and flavours are of ripe plum, fruitcake, and black cherries, complemented by n cedar and spice. Hailing from the Right Bank’s last great vintage of the 1990s, this Pomerol is an exceptional value. Enjoy it tonight. My note: Black pepper and smoke on the nose followed by jubilantly juicy blackberries and black cherry. This is a mature wine ready to drink now, so don’t hold it too long. Food pairings: veal tenderloin.

This Château Le Caillou Giraud-Bélivier, Prop. 1998 was reviewed November 12, 2011 by

 
If you liked the Château Le Caillou Giraud-Bélivier, Prop. 1998, you might also like these wines:

 
 

Recipes for Château Le Caillou Giraud-Bélivier, Prop. 1998