En Primeur Chateau Beaumont 2016 is now available to purchase.
This Cru Bourgeois is located between St Julien and Margaux. Eric Boissenot has been hired at Château Beaumont as a consultant in order to produce fine and delicate Bordeaux wine. The 113 hectares lie in a single block with an average of twenty years old vine. It is planted with 53 % Cabernet Sauvignon, 42% Merlot and 5% Petit Verdot. Wines spend 12 to 14 months in oak barrels, one-third of them renewed each year.
“A juicy and pretty wine with berry and chocolate character, a medium body and a clean finish. Clearly better than the 2015.” – 91-92pts, James Suckling April 2017
“Deep crimson. Muted but ‘correct’ aromatically. Some richness on the front palate. Very dry finish. More flesh than usual and a good expression of vintage and estate.” – 16++pts Jancis Robinson April 2017
“Notable depth of colour, excellent weighty fruit on palate with very tannins for at this level, excellent length on finish ” – 16.5 pts TW/ Davy April 2017
Offered for sale ‘En Primeur’, in bond. Price shown is per case (12x75cl bottles) and excludes UK duty and VAT which will be charged at the prevailing rate when the wine lands in the UK.