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Château de Gaudou Réserve Caillau 2016

Château de Gaudou Réserve Caillau

2016

A Cru of excellence, made from old vines in one of the most beautiful terroirs of Cahors, the Cailla...

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£33.10

/ 0.75 L btl

Wine Château de Gaudou Réserve Caillau 2016

Producer

Alcohol content i

13.0%

Bottle size and vintage

0.75 L - 2016

Review

A Cru of excellence, made from old vines in one of the most beautiful terroirs of Cahors, the Caillau Reserve can be enjoyed with all its most refined favorite dishes.

Dark garnet red color, bright reflections. Nose of black fruit jam, hints of undergrowth and hummus. Powerful, wide and fleshy mouth, fruity. Good balance with perfectly integrated tannins.

Food pairing

Roasts / Magret of duck / Wild boar

Vineyard

  • Vine age:Between 33 and 60 years
  • Soil:Limestone / Gravel surface
  • Climate:Continental with atlantic influence

Production

  • Ageing period:24 months
  • Type of wood:French oak

Tasting notes

  • ViewGarnet / Deep
  • Bouquet:Red fruit / Black fruit / Floral notes / Humus / Undergrowth
  • Mouth:Powerful / Fruit-forward / Full / Fleshy

Recommendations

  • Optimum serving temperature:Between 16ºC and 18ºC
  • Decanting:Decanting is recommended

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The Durou family have wine in their blood. With roots going back to the eighteenth century, the family's winemaking traditions have been passed down through seven generations at Château de Gaudou, where they produce excellent wines which express their passion for the Cahors region. Back in 1971 the winery was one of the most active promoters behind the introduction of the AOC Cahors appellation, and over the years, thanks to the extension of its vineyards...

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