CHÂTEAU MILON, ‘CUVÉE CAPRICE’, SAINT-ÉMILION 2020
Nose: Intense, warm, spiced fruit and soft leather on the nose
Palate: A proper Saint-Émilion, with rich plummy fruit throughout, this is a food-friendly Bordeaux with a fresh, structured finish
Food Pairing: Works with a range of dishes, from classic robust beef, game and lamb roasts or stews right through to well aged farmhouse Cheddar.
About the wine: From 8.5 hectares of vines with an average age of 30 years. A portion of the vines are situated at the base of the Saint Christophe des Bardes slope on sand and iron-rich sandstone soils, the rest are situated on the gravel soils of Saint Sulpice. Ageing takes place in steel tanks for 12-15 months. Exceptional value right-bank Bordeaux.
Country: Bordeaux, France
Grape Variety: Merlot 100%