Bordeaux Superior Cuvée Prestige 2014/2015/2016
Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc bring to the wine their different characteristics.Merlot gives body and roundness, Cabernet Sauvignon wealth and structure (tannin) and Cabernet Franc will bring finesse and flexibility.
Grapes Varieties :
70 % Merlot – 20 % Cabernet Sauvignon – 10 % Cabernet Franc
Harvest & Vinification :
The red wine is a maceration wine, so we will leave in contact the pulp, the skin of the berries as well as the pips. During the alcoholic fermentation, we will practice pumping over to extract aromas and structures.
This alcoholic fermentation lasts on average 3 weeks.
In new oak barrels and one year, for a period of 12 months.
To taste in 10 years. Operating temperature around 16 ° C. For the youngest vintages 14-15 ° C.
Garnet color with pink highlights, strong color, brilliant and limpid. The nose expresses a powerful and complex bouquet, which evokes red fruits and black fruits (prune, cherry), but also vanilla, toasted bread, with smoky notes. Full-bodied and round, with elegant tannins, fruity and woody finish.
Boletus – style porcini mushrooms, roast rabbit, quail stuffed with grapes and foie gras, beef pie, marengo veal tenderloin, Provençal lamb skewers, grilled beef ribs with vine stock.
Bronze Medal at the Wine Competition of the Independent Winegrowers 2016
Bronze Medal at the Wine Competition of the Independent Winegrowers 2017
2 stars on the Hachette Wine Guide 2018
Mention on the Guide Bettane + Desseauve 2019
“We appreciate the extreme refinement and charm of these wines, focused on fruit and freshness, in all three colors”
Would you like to do a tasting?
We welcome you every day from 9h to 18h, without appointment, in our tasting room for you to discover the wines of the Château de Bonhoste and Château La Moulière.
EARL DES VIGNOBLES FOURNIER
Château de Bonhoste
33420 Saint Jean de Blaignac
Tel : +33 557 84 12 18
Fax : +33 557 84 15 36