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Chombart & Speck Cave Mystère Merlot 2018 Wine Review

Chombart & Speck Cave Mystère Merlot 2018

Chombart & Speck Cave Mystère Merlot 2018

Bordeaux A.C., France

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $18.95

Drink: 2020-2025

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Chombart & Speck

Agent: FWM Canada

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Reviews and Ratings

Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Aromas of plum and cherry with a hints of mocha, cedar and smoke. Full bodied, smooth on the palate with soft tannins and medium acidity. Fruit and berry notes are ripe on the palate with more smoke and cedar. Enjoy with a roast beef dinner.
From the Bordeaux wine region, Chombart & Speck Cave Mystère 2018 Merlot is a collaboration between Ontario's Speck brothers (Henry of Pelham) and Bordeaux's Damien Chombart of Château Lamothe de Haux. The château's cellars date back to the 1700s, when the miles of limestone caves beneath the vineyards were excavated to provide building materials for the construction of the city of Bordeaux. This is a stylish Merlot with bright and juicy plum, blueberry, fine herb and toasty oak spice flavours on the palate. Elegant and vibrant. Pair with a roast rack of lamb. - Community Wine Reviews

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