Château Tour Coutelin 2013 – Saint Estèphe
Varietal: 50% Cabernet Sauvignon 45% Merlot 5% Cabernet Franc
Color – pretty ruby color.
Nose –notes of toasted blend with the aromas of ripe fruit.
Palate – the sweetness of the vintage is supported by creamy tannins to give a balanced balance.
Château Tour Coutelin 2013
Wine Making: The harvests are hand-picked. The wine is matured in oak barrels during 12 months with 10 to 15 % of new barrels depending on the vintage.
This Saint Estèphe Bordeaux red blend, is made of grapes that are handpicked to ensure the best quality. The result is a well balanced beautiful ruby colored wine.
Located in Leyssac, heart of the Saint Estephe appellation, between Château Calon Ségur in the North and Château Cos D’Estournel in the South. This 5 hectares family owned estate is planted with Cabernet Sauvignon (50%) on sandy gravels, then Merlot (45%) and Cabernet Franc (5%) on clayey chalky plots.
The average age of the vineyard is 20 years.