Intense and deep nose of black berries and roasted coffee. Good acidity and smooth texture, complexity and great length.
French still red wine from Saint Julien Bordeaux France, made with Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc.
Château Beychevelle is a 4eme Grand cru Classe that covers 250 hectares located south St Julien. Today, the estate belongs to Grands Millésimes de France, part of Castel and Suntory groups, and is under Aymar de Baillenx’s managment. The iconic label comes from its ownership by the Duc d’Eperon who was the Admiral of France in the 16th century. The wines produced are generous, deep and well-balanced with a silky texture. View our selection.
The 90 hectares of vines are about 30 years old and planted with 52% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Merlot, 5% Cabernet Franc and 3% Petit Verdot. The wines are matured in oak barrels (50-60% new) for 18 months.
Three wines are produced; the grand vin Château Beychevelle, the second wine Amiral de Beychevelle, and Brulières de Beychevelle sourced from a different parcels within the Beychevelle property.