Château les Vergnes Bordeaux red 2016, 75cl.
Awards: 86 points Wine Enthusiast – Gold Medal Bordeaux.
Chateau Les Vergnes belonged to Gargan Baron who carried out successfully the first experiments against the phylloxera since 1879. Since then, the vineyard never stopped using modern vineyard techniques.
For instance,Chateau Les Vergnes has been certified “Integrated Farming” estate since 2005 .Then certified High Environmental Value, Chateau Les Vergnes is recently committed to a sustainable production approach. It respects a fundamental principle: to produce a quality wine while respecting the Men, the Earth and our Landscapes. In addition, this commitment carries the signature “Bee Orchid“. This rare orchid preserved on the estate is a certification label of Earthwatch Institute NGO.
Grape Variety: 66% Merlot, 18% Cabernet Franc and 16% Cabernet Sauvignon
Tasting Notes: “Medium deep ruby with a purple hue. Floral nose with hints of red berries and plum. Supple palate with medium weight, soft tannin with a fresh acidity underneath, fruit forward and generous with a rounded finish.” — Andreas Larsson, Best Sommelier of the World