- Alcohol %: 13.5%
- Decant Time: 1 hour
- Taste: black currant, crisp, fruity, balanced, structured, firm tannins
- Food Matching: Grilled lamb chops, Beef bourguignon, Mushroom risotto, Aged hard cheeses
- Grape Variety: Merlot : 41%, Cabernet Sauvignon : 38%, Cabernet Franc : 11%, Petit Verdot : 10%,
The 2015 vintage from Chateau Larrivaux presents a classic profile with a savory edge. Aromas of black currant take center stage, supported by a structure of firm tannins that promise longevity. The palate is greeted with crisp and fruity black currant flavors, showcasing a fine balance that allows each element to shine. With a harmonious blend of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, and Petit Verdot, this wine is a testament to the meticulous care in winemaking and vineyard management. The terroir of Haut-Medoc, with its gravelly and clay-limestone soils, imparts a unique character to the wine, which is further enhanced by maturation in oak. Enjoy this wine's journey as it unfolds with decanting and pairs beautifully with a variety of rich dishes.