Marquis de Calon 2012 St Estephe

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Marquis de Calon Segur has an intense red hue. The nose delivers elegant aromas. On the palate, the wine develops fineness, delicacy, with a balanced rich finish, quite soft and long.
Description

The second wine of the Medoc’s most northerly classed growth, Château Calon-Ségur, this beautifully made and approachable Saint-Estèphe is a great introduction to the Grand Vin.

Château Calon-Ségur’s vineyards cover 74 hectares located to the north of the village of Saint-Estèphe, comprising 65% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Franc grown on 5 metre deep gravel beds mixed with varying amounts of sand, limestone and clay.