Château Monbrison Grand Vin de Margaux
An early bud break has this vintage started after a trying year has passed. From the deep gravels, hand harvested, this wine is handled in a restricted style, distinct in the Margaux domaine.
AOC (controlled designation of origin)
Region: Bordeaux - Médoc
Nicely fragrant with fruit aromas, dry, firm and clearly shows the fresh acidity of the vintage.
Marries well with meats and dishes in sauce, tasty meats, and game. It goes well with Asian cuisine, pasta, hearty fish, and cheese.
60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 28% Merlot, 7% Cabernet Franc, 5% Petit Verdot
Aging: 18 months in aging barrels, 40% new wood, 100% French oaks. No filtration
Serving temperature: 16-18 °C
Aging potential: 12 years and beyond
Alcohol content: 13.5%
*Fair warning: Alcohol is dangerous for the health. Drink responsibly.