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Château de Ricaud - Bordeaux Supérieur

AOC Bordeaux Supérieur

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Château de Ricaud Bordeaux Supérieur is an exemplary, high quality, approachable Bordeaux. In recent vintages, the results of these efforts to enhance the terroir at Château de Ricaud are quite astonishing, creating fine, distinguished wines, fruit-driven in style, beautifully balanced and offering a delightful sense of fullness on the palate.

Vinification & Ageing

Traditional vinification in individual batches in temperature-controlled stainless-steel tanks; cold pre-fermentation maceration for certain batches.

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Tasting notes

Bright, attractive garnet in colour. Intensely perfumed, delicately spiced on the nose, offering aromas of red fruits, notably cherries. Rounded and full-flavoured, fleshy and well-balanced on the palate, culminating in a fresh, fruit-laden finish.

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Tasting notes

Attractive, deep ruby-red. Highly perfumed on the nose, exuding notes of fresh red berries (strawberries) and black cherries. Supple, the palate is round retaining a lovely balance as it evolves in a fruity refreshing bouquet. A long aromatic finish concludes a tasting of a very pleasant wine in its youth.

Blend

90% Merlot, 7% Cabernet Sauvignon, 3% Cabernet Franc

Tasting notes

Attractive, deep reuby-red. Highly perfumed on the bouquet, exuding notes of black cherries and ripe strawberries. The palate is well-structured and round, retaining lovely balance as it evolves towards a long, generous finish. Drinking well in its youth.

 

Blend

90% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon

Tasting notes

Lovely ruby-red in colour. Red fruit notes dominate on the bouquet, redolent of raspberries and blackberries. Initially very fruity, the wine is well-structured on the palate, succulent and fleshy, underpinned by appealing freshness on the finish.

 

Blend

90% Merlot, 7% Cabernet Sauvignon, 3% Cabernet Franc

Tasting notes

The wine is concentrated in appearance and tinged with brightness. Intense on the nose, with magnificent fruit freshness, predominantly red berry fruit, raspberry and wild blackberry aromas. The crunchy, rounded palate is defined by stunning balance.

Blend

90% Merlot, 7% Cabernet Sauvignon, 3% Cabernet Franc

Medals and Accolades

Los Angeles International Wine Competition
- Médaille d'Argent

Tasting notes

The wine is concentrated in appearance and tinged with brightness. Intense on the nose, with magnificent fruit freshness, predominantly red berry fruit, raspberry and wild blackberry aromas. The crunchy, rounded palate is defined by stunning balance.

Blend

90% Merlot, 7% Cabernet Sauvignon, 3% Cabernet Franc

Medals and Accolades

Los Angeles International Wine Competition
- Médaille d'Argent

90 Points

Tasting notes

Very dark in appearance with bright tinges. The intense bouquet reveals abundantly fresh fruit notes of small red fruits, blackcurrants and blackberries. The silky, generous and fruity palate is enhanced by incredible balance. The wine is long, fresh and aromatic on the finish. Chateau De Ricaud Bordeaux Supérieur 2010 is a truly delicious wine.

 

Blend

90% Merlot, 7% Cabernet Sauvignon, 3% Cabernet Franc

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