Chateau Chantelys, Médoc, Cru Bourgeois, 2015, 75cl
Chateau Chantelys is one of the gems of Northern Médoc.
First, this château was created at the end of the 40’s by the father of the current owner. Then, Christine Courrian took over the management of the estate in 1983 and enlarge it from a few plots saved from the frosts of 1956 to 16 hectares.
Now, She works as a traditional Medoc winemaker to a produce fine and classic Cru Bourgeois.
Grape Varieties: 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot, 10% Petit Verdot
Tasting Notes: Aft first, fruity, charming and well-balanced wine. Overall, in the mouth, an ample and rich wine with elegant tannins and a roundness in the end note.
Château Chantelys is first and foremost the story of a family, Christine Courrian, energetic and passionate, when she took over the reins of the family estate from her father in 1983, Chantelys only had a few vines replanted after the frosts of 1956. As a sincere Médoc winegrower, she develops the production until reaching today 16 hectares cultivated traditionally, here we plow the vines and we continue the harvest by hand.