St.-Estéphe

Château Calon Ségur (1998)

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Product Information

Country: France

Area: Bordeaux / St.-Estephe

Wine style: Red

Varietal: Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon

Style: Dry

Grade: Third-Growth

Producer: Chateau Calon Segur

Size: 750ml

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List price (without tax): ¥19,900  
¥16,230
(¥17,853 Including tax)

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Terroir/Vinification

Area under vines: 60ha’s.
Distr. of vines.: It is all in one piece.
Soil: Sandy gravel and iron-enriched limestone.
Added yeasts: Natural.
Temp. of ferm.: 30C.
Length of maceration: 24 days.
Control of fermentation: Running water down the sides of the tank
Type of type of fermentation tank: Steel.
Age of barrels: (Troncais) 30% in new casks, & 70% in 2-3 year old barrels
Time in cask: 24-26 months.
Fining: Egg white.
Filtration: No
Type of bottle: Bordelaise.
Bottled at the chateau: 100%.
Grape varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon-65%
Merlot-25%
Cabernet Franc-10%.
Vines per ha.: 5,600.
Average age: 35 years.
Av. yield per ha.: 40-45 hl.
Harvesting: Hand picked.
Exposure: East, West.
Av. prod.: 20,800 cases.
STORAGE: 8-30 years.
SERVICE TEMPERATURE: 17 C
FOOD / CONSUMPTION: They are a perfect complement to lamb, veal, poultry and delicate game.
 
 

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Wine Advocate 93 Point!