- Alcohol %: 13.5%
- Decant Time: 1 hour
- Taste: cassis, blackcurrant, red fruit, spices, elegant, powerful
- Food Matching: roast lamb, grilled steak, mushroom risotto, aged cheeses
- Grape Variety: Cabernet_Sauvignon : 48%, Merlot : 47%, Cabernet_Franc : 5%,
The 2008 Chateau Beychevelle from the prestigious Saint-Julien appellation is a testament to the elegance and finesse of Bordeaux's finest terroirs. With a medium to deep ruby-red hue, this wine exudes aromas of cassis and blackcurrant, complemented by leafy touches and a hint of spice. On the palate, it presents a harmonious balance of mid-weight structure and fair alcohol, culminating in a satisfying finish. While already expressing a graceful complexity, this wine promises to reveal further character after a decade and will continue to mature beautifully for several decades, depending on the vintage.