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Château Le Caillou 2009 Wine Review

Château Le Caillou 2009

Château Le Caillou 2009

Pomerol, Bordeaux A.C., France

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $55.75

Drink: 2015-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Château Le Caillou

Agent: Lifford Wine & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 90/100

This Bordeaux Meritage offers black pepper and smoke on the nose followed by jubilantly juicy blackberries and black cherry. Pair this full-bodied Bordeaux red wine with a juicy steak.

Food pairings: veal tenderloin, meat topped pizza, cheese fondue, seafood risotto, roast pork tenderloin.

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This Château Le Caillou 2009 was reviewed on October 3, 2015 by Natalie MacLean

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Matt Steeves - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Chateau Le Caillou is a deep ruby with garnet hue, the nose shows spicy black fruit, dark chocolate, smoked meat, leather, and earthiness. Dry with chewy tannins, the finish displays dark berries, plum, and dark chocolate. Enjoy with lamb or roast beef. Tasted September 2015. 89 points. Matt Steeves - www.quercusvino.ca
Brought to us by Giraud-Bélivier, Proprietor, this Bordeaux red wine blend is an attractive garnet hue in the glass. Black cherry and black currant on the nose with polished tannins on the palate. The French winery of Château Le Caillou is a small estate, making only 3,000 cases a year from just 7 hectares of vineyards planted in the gravel soils of the Pomerol plateau on the Right Bank of the Gironde River. The average age of the winery's vines is 30 years old. - Community Wine Reviews

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