Château Durfort Vivens

France, Margaux 2013
₱3260.00 / bottle
Healty Food

2ème Grand cru classé en 1855 - Margaux

Grape varieties

82% Cabernet-Sauvignon, 1% Cabernet Franc , 17% Merlot

Tasting notes

With oak and dark berries, this medium-bodied wine offers more concentration than expected with a slightly dry, spicy finish filled with dark cherries. (thewinecellarinsider)

Vintage

2013

Pairing

Chateau Durfort Vivens is best served with all types of classic meat dishes, veal, pork, beef, lamb, duck, game, roast chicken, roasted braised and grilled dishes. Chateau Durfort Vivens is a perfect match with Asian dishes, hearty fish courses like tuna, mushrooms and pasta as well as cheese. (thewinecellarinsider)

Winemaker Notes

A.O.C: Margaux • Classification: Second Grand Cru Classé in 1855 • Area: 65 hectares of which 55 are vines • Soil: deep gravel from the Quaternary period (Günz and Mindel) with a sand/clay matrix • Grape varieties: 70% Cabernet Sauvignon, 6% Cabernet Franc, 24% Merlot • Density of planting: 6,600 to 8,300 vines/hectare • Vinification: wooden and concrete vats with capacities that enable each parcel to be treated separately • Maturing: Château Durfort-Vivens 2013 was aged in oak barrels for 18 months with 50% new barrels. Bordeaux type barrels made from fine grain oak from the forests of central France. The barrels are renewed every year.

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