2022 Château Canon-la-Gaffelière, St-Émilion, 1er Grand Cru Classé – En Primeur – Case of 6x75cl IB | Available from 2025

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  • Product description

    Product description

    En Primeur Château Canon-la-Gaffelière will be available for delivery or storage once it lands in the UK, usually two years following the en primeur offer.

    Located on the pied de côte south of the medieval village of Saint-Émilion, Château Canon La Gaffelière’s terroir consists of clay-limestone and clay-sand soil that is very permeable and particularly efficient at retaining heat. With a history dating back to the 17th century, the name references the connection to a leper colony with ‘gaffet’ translating as ‘leper’.
    The choice of grape varieties is rather atypical for the appellation in light of the soil: 50% Merlot, 40% Cabernet Franc and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon. The Cabernets ripen early and well on Canon La Gaffelière’s warm soil, adding power and aromatic complexity to Merlot’s opulence to create wines of natural elegance and finesse.
    Fermentation takes place slowly and temperatures are kept under close control to bring out the best the grapes have to offer. The wine is aged on the lees to enhance its intrinsic qualities and each barrel is treated individually. Non-interventionist winemaking is practised in such a way as to make the most of vintage character. 15-18 months in oak depending on the vintage.

    En Primeur pricing is per case as specified and excludes UK duty and VAT, which will be charged at the prevailing rate when the wine is released from bond for delivery. Bonded storage is available. Onward delivery or transfer is not included and can be quoted for on request. Free delivery on orders over £100 does not apply to bonded or en primeur wines.

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  • Delivery

    Delivery

    UK mainland deliveries for wines listed under bond, en primeur, from our fine wine list and private reserves are charged as below:

    Free of charge on orders where the value of wine is over £500 ex VAT.
    £14.50 ex VAT for one case (up to 12 bottles or equivalent).
    £18.50 ex VAT for two to five cases (up to 60 bottles or equivalent).
    Cellar Plan Customers enjoy free delivery to mainland UK addresses.
    Some areas of Scotland will incur additional delivery charges, please contact the fine wine team at privatecellars@davy.co.uk for a quote.

    We offer professional wine storage Under Bond in a dedicated managed account at London City Bond Drakelow, and Duty Paid in our Victorian cellars in Greenwich.

    Transfers to other UK bonded facilities incur charges as above, except in the case of transfers to London City Bond facilities, where the charge is £11.50 ex VAT.

    Please click here for further details.

  • Returns

    Returns

    SALE OR RETURN is available by prior arrangement only and for orders of 96 bottles or more. Beers, soft drinks and spirits are available on Sale or Return for delivery and collection but only in addition to wine orders. All returns are at the customer’s expense. Returns must be made within 28 days of original delivery and goods must be in a resalable condition. We reserve the right to only refund up to 25% of the original order. For further details please contact customer services 020 8858 9147.

    CANCELLATIONS can be made within seven working days from receipt of delivery, provided that all wines are unopened and in their original condition. To cancel an order customers should contact the Customer Service team on 020 8858 6011 or email orders@davy.co.uk. It is your responsibility to keep the wines safe and in their original condition until collection is made.

    TASTING CANCELLATIONS – full refunds can only be made where at least 7 days’ notice is given prior to the event date. Refunds will only be given after this time if we are able to re-sell your tickets. In the event that a tasting is cancelled, Davy’s shall offer customers a full refund.

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Product description

En Primeur Château Canon-la-Gaffelière will be available for delivery or storage once it lands in the UK, usually two years following the en primeur offer.

Located on the pied de côte south of the medieval village of Saint-Émilion, Château Canon La Gaffelière’s terroir consists of clay-limestone and clay-sand soil that is very permeable and particularly efficient at retaining heat. With a history dating back to the 17th century, the name references the connection to a leper colony with ‘gaffet’ translating as ‘leper’.
The choice of grape varieties is rather atypical for the appellation in light of the soil: 50% Merlot, 40% Cabernet Franc and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon. The Cabernets ripen early and well on Canon La Gaffelière’s warm soil, adding power and aromatic complexity to Merlot’s opulence to create wines of natural elegance and finesse.
Fermentation takes place slowly and temperatures are kept under close control to bring out the best the grapes have to offer. The wine is aged on the lees to enhance its intrinsic qualities and each barrel is treated individually. Non-interventionist winemaking is practised in such a way as to make the most of vintage character. 15-18 months in oak depending on the vintage.

En Primeur pricing is per case as specified and excludes UK duty and VAT, which will be charged at the prevailing rate when the wine is released from bond for delivery. Bonded storage is available. Onward delivery or transfer is not included and can be quoted for on request. Free delivery on orders over £100 does not apply to bonded or en primeur wines.

BACK TO BORDEAUX EN PRIMEUR

Delivery

UK mainland deliveries for wines listed under bond, en primeur, from our fine wine list and private reserves are charged as below:

Free of charge on orders where the value of wine is over £500 ex VAT.
£14.50 ex VAT for one case (up to 12 bottles or equivalent).
£18.50 ex VAT for two to five cases (up to 60 bottles or equivalent).
Cellar Plan Customers enjoy free delivery to mainland UK addresses.
Some areas of Scotland will incur additional delivery charges, please contact the fine wine team at privatecellars@davy.co.uk for a quote.

We offer professional wine storage Under Bond in a dedicated managed account at London City Bond Drakelow, and Duty Paid in our Victorian cellars in Greenwich.

Transfers to other UK bonded facilities incur charges as above, except in the case of transfers to London City Bond facilities, where the charge is £11.50 ex VAT.

Please click here for further details.

Returns

SALE OR RETURN is available by prior arrangement only and for orders of 96 bottles or more. Beers, soft drinks and spirits are available on Sale or Return for delivery and collection but only in addition to wine orders. All returns are at the customer’s expense. Returns must be made within 28 days of original delivery and goods must be in a resalable condition. We reserve the right to only refund up to 25% of the original order. For further details please contact customer services 020 8858 9147.

CANCELLATIONS can be made within seven working days from receipt of delivery, provided that all wines are unopened and in their original condition. To cancel an order customers should contact the Customer Service team on 020 8858 6011 or email orders@davy.co.uk. It is your responsibility to keep the wines safe and in their original condition until collection is made.

TASTING CANCELLATIONS – full refunds can only be made where at least 7 days’ notice is given prior to the event date. Refunds will only be given after this time if we are able to re-sell your tickets. In the event that a tasting is cancelled, Davy’s shall offer customers a full refund.

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