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Château Larrivaux 2016

Bordeaux - Haut-Medoc - Red - 14°
Château Larrivaux 2016
£200 Incl. VAT & DP £16.67 / Unit
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A very aromatic Haut-Medoc with a beautiful structure

Chateau Larrivaux is a Haut-Medoc located in the commune of Cissac-en-Medoc bordering Saint-Estephe. This 25 hectare property has been run by women of the family since 1580. Berengere Tesseron, seconded by Christophe Barbey (technical director), manages the property that produces wines that are Merlot-based.

Chateau Larrivaux 2016 has a dense, bright and purplish red colour. The nose is quite powerful presenting aromas of black fruit, providing a remarkable freshness. In the mouth, the wine is endowed with a structure that has a well-integrated tannins. There is a hint of orange peel that is very seductive, and present in the wines fruity finish. Produced from 53% Merlot, 33% Cabernet Sauvignon; 9% Petit Verdot and 5% Cabernet Franc. Larrivaux 2016 is a Haut-Medoc that was well-vinified and bred with intelligence.

Parker : 88 / 100
J. Robinson : 16.5 / 20
Wine Advocate-Parker :
Medium garnet-purple colored, the 2016 Larrivaux gives up warm blackberries, redcurrants and cherries with nuances of earth, herbs and tobacco. The medium-bodied palate is refreshing, with some chewy grip and an earthy finish.
BordeauxHaut-Medoc
Alcohol
14

Decanter
90

J. Robinson
16.5

J. Suckling
92

Vinous - A. Galloni
90

Wine Spectator
91

Country
France

Wine certification
AOC

Vineyard
Medoc

Is promo
No

Color
Red

Producer
Château Larrivaux

Environment
Sustainable

Parker
88

Area
Bordeaux

Appellation
Haut-Medoc

Allergens
Contains sulphites

Is promo
No

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