This is the 2nd wine of the famous 3rd Growth called Calon Segur from the St. Estephe appellation of Bordeaux.
Beautifully expressed fruit: ripe 57% Merlot with a lift from 10% Cabernet Franc. Wonderful purity and freshness and extremely elegant for St-Estèphe; a perfect second wine!
Food pairing: Grilled chicken or rack of lamb or simply a hearty spaghetti bolognaise with minced beef.
Variety: Merlot blend
Region: St. Estephe, Bordeaux