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Château Vrai Caillou 2017 Wine Review

Château Vrai Caillou 2017

Château Vrai Caillou 2017

Bordeaux A.C., France

Community Score:89/100

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Price: $14.95

Drink: 2021-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Château Vrai Caillou

Agent: FWM Canada

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Château Vrai Caillou 2017 is an amazing value Bordeaux red blend under $16. Look for smoky cherry, dark plum, blueberry, savoury herbs and spicy flavours on its medium-bodied frame. Produced from Merlot, and equal amounts of Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc wine grapes. Tannins are structured and grippy. The Vrai Caillou estate has been in the Pommier family since 1863. Christel and Philippe de Meillac have overseen winery operations on the 90-hectare estate since 2013.

Food pairings: grilled New York striploin steak done rare, roast chicken, tourtière.

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This Château Vrai Caillou 2017 was reviewed on November 26, 2021 by Natalie MacLean

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