Château Saint Martin 2012

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Château Saint Martin 2012

Bordeaux
Listrac Red | 13°

Ref : 476983

13.65 13, 65

Bottle 75 cL

i.e. 18.20 € / liter

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  • Keeping level 2020
  • Service temperature 18°
  • Grapes Cabernet Sauvignon
    Merlot

Our food and wine pairings

  • Game
  • Red meats
  • Strong cheese

Our oenologists' opinion

Powerful bouquet

Its garnet color offers an open woody nose, notes of camphor, clove and leather. On the palate, this wine presents a velvety and fleshy attack, with a nice character on the spices and silky tannins. Fleshy and spicy finish.

Robe
Garnet

Features

Body ? The body is the way a wine feels inside the mouth. Several factors, such as the alcohol content and the presence of tannins, contribute to the feel of the wine.

Freshness ? The freshness of a wine is defined by its level of acidity. Unlike rounded wines, fresh wines are easy to drink, and are more lively. Acidity plays a necessary part in a wine's structure.

Aging ? All wines do not have the same aging potential. Some are supposed to be consumed at a young age while others must be kept for longer periods of time.

Tannins ? Coming from stems, grape pips and their storage barrels, the tannin gives structure to red wines only.

Do you know ?

Appearing in the seventeenth century, the notion of "Cru Bourgeois" was given to the Bordeaux bourgeois productions of the time who owned the vineyards of the Medoc.

Domain and appellation

  • Château Saint Martin

    Château Saint-Martin is a family estate created more than half a century ago by Mr. Ducos. Since the 1980s, Michel Chevalier, the current owner, assisted by his son Cédric, has raised this cru to the level of the best in the appellation.

     

    • Terroir: This vineyard is located on grave and clay-limestone soils

     

    • Vinification: Traditional vinification of medocaine in thermoregulated stainless steel vats. The breeding takes place for 12 months in oak barrels. Bottling is done at the property.
  • Main grape
    Merlot

  • Grapes Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
  • Grapes
    • Cabernet Sauvignon : 40%
    • Merlot : 60%

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