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  • Concours général agricole 2012 : Gold medal
  • Decanter 2016 : 90 points
  • Le guide Hachette des vins 2016 : 1 star(s)

Château Clos du Roy

Fronsac AOP
Red 2012
Sur ce terroir d'exception de l'appellation Fronsac, le Château familial Clos du Roy offre des vins à la puissance et l'élégance remarquables.
13.00 € tax incl per btl of 75 cl
78.00 € tax incl box of 6 bottles
Quantity
- +
x Box of 6 btl
Rewards Concours général agricole 2012 : Gold medal ; Decanter 2016 : 90 points ; Le guide Hachette des vins 2016 : 1 star(s) ; Vert de Vin 2015 : 16 / 100
Region Bordeaux
Appellation Fronsac
Color Red
Vintage 2012
Grape variety Cabernet franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
Alcohol 14%
Content 75 cl (Bouteille)

Wine making

Sustainable viticulture. Use of sorting tables, Temperature-controlled fermentation in stainless steel vats, Malolactic fermentation, Traditional vinification, Regular bâtonnage (stirring up the lees). Ageing in oak barrel, Traditional corks.


Appareance

Ruby-red colour, intense.


Nose

Complex, powerful, cherry aromas, black fruit aromas, vanilla aromas, chocolate aromas, toast aromas, oak aromas.


Palate

Deep, intense, silky, black fruit hints, chocolate hints, oak hints, smooth tannin, long tannin, round, structured body, strong intensity, long length.


Wine and food pairing

Grilled red meats, Rib of beef, Grilled entrecote steak, Chocolate desserts


Serving temperature

16° - 17°


Aging potential

From 2018 to 2027