Bonhoste-Cuvee-Prestige

Château de Bonhoste, Cuvée Prestige, Bordeaux Supérieur 2015

Technical information

Region – Bordeaux Entre-Deux-Mers

Soil – clay

Grape Varieties – 70% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon; 10% Cabernet Franc

Harvest & Vinification – Alcoholic fermentation in temperature controlled stainless steel vats for 3 weeks with pumping over to extract maximum aromas.

Aging – In new oak barrels, and barrels 1 year old for 12 months.

Vegan – No

Tasting notes

A strong garnet colour with pink highlights. The nose expresses a powerful and complex bouquet of red and dark fruits – prune, cherry – with vanilla, toasted bread and smoky notes gently coming through. Full-bodied and round, with elegant tannins, the palate is fruity and woody.

Food pairing

Pair this wine with porcini mushrooms, roasted game, lamb skewers or grilled beef

Other

Bronze medal, Concours des Vins des Vignerons Indépendants 2016 and 2017; 2 stars in le Guide Hachette des Vins 2018