An exceptional vintage that the wine-grower leaves to mature for 25 years before making the wine available for sale.
Colour : Deep garnet.
Nose : Highly intense, complex, raisins, prunes, figs, nut cake, candy sugar, with some notes of cinnamon and red berries and fragrances of grenadine and juniper.
Palate : Full-bodied and elegant with a mild tannic structure, ripe black cherries with balsamic notes and a finale lasting several minutes.
Classification alfavin.ch : Powerful red : Powerful, tannic, complex and full bodied. A wine of concentration, intensity and exceptional lingering flavour. High aging potential.
Alcool : 14.0%
Vinification : 15 years in oak barrels, then 10 years in the bottle.
Meals : A wine for special occasions, refined cuisine, cuts of quality red meat, game, full-bodied cheeses.
Aging Potential : 16 Years and >
Robert Parker : 97 : extraordinary
950,00 CHF tax incl.
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