Chateau Les Grands Chenes Medoc 2017
Awards: RP: 85 / 100
A powerful and concentrated red wine from the Médoc.
With this new vintage, not only the Château Les Grands Chênes 2017 continues to express the estate’s unique style, but also expressing the typical characteristics of wines form the Médoc.
Extending over a vineyard of 34 hectares of vines aged 40 years on average, Château les Grands Chênes enjoys a terroir closely linked to the river, as the soils are composed of Garonne gravel.
With this new vintage made by consultant oenologist Michel Rolland, the Château demonstrates the consistent style of the estate with a very qualitative profile, despite a difficult vintage.
Grape Variety: Merlot (60%), Cabernet Sauvignon (40%).
Tasting Notes: At first, a very fruit-forward profile and highly concentrated aromatic palette. The wine, shows a beautiful expression. Then, on the palate, it displays a nice texture, dense and well balanced. Overall, this Médoc wine shows qualities that should flourish superbly with careful ageing in the bottle.