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Château Suau Rouge Cabernet Sauvignon Blend 2005 Wine Review

Château Suau Rouge Cabernet Sauvignon Blend 2005

Château Suau Rouge Cabernet Sauvignon Blend 2005

A.C. Premières Côtes de Bordeaux, France

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 1

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Price: $23.95

Drink: 2010-2015

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Château Suau

Agent: Univins And Spirits Canada Inc.

Natalie's Score: 91/100

Vintages Wine Panel: A Gold Medal winner at the Concours des Grands Vins de France in 2007. Château Suau was built in the 15th century as a hunting lodge for the Duke d’Épernon. Today the only thing that is ‘hunted’ on this property are their well-respected wines. This is made with equal parts Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. My note: I’ve recommended this wine for a number of vintages because it’s consistently great. The dark red berries on the nose recede to reveal minerals, earth and dark spices. A lovely long finish.

Cabernet Sauvignon Blend food pairings: roast beef au jus, prime rib with a cherry sauce, barbecued ribs, spicy chicken stir-fry, meatballs.

This Château Suau Rouge Cabernet Sauvignon Blend 2005 was reviewed on January 17, 2009 by Natalie MacLean

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