Chateau Chatelier Bordeaux Superieur Rouge

Chateau Chatelier

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Snapshot
Vintage: 2015
Bottle sizes: 750 ML
Country: France
Region: Bordeaux
Appellation: Bordeaux Superieur
Wine type: Red
Varietals: Merlot
Varietal notes: 100% Merlot
Vineyard: Vineyards perched on the steep slopes overlooking the Dordogne river towards Saint-Emilion.
Orientation: South, Southeast-facing
Soil: Clay-limestone with a rocky subsoil.
Viticulture: Cover crops and some lite plowing are employed. Grapes are harvested by hand.
Vinification: Fermented in small stainless steel vats at very cool temperatures. Daily lees stirring to add volume and texture to the wine.
Aging: Aged in stainless steel in a cool cellar for 12 months.
Production: 4,200 cases annually