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Chateau du Glana, Saint-Julien, 2016

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Chateau du Glana, Saint-Julien, 2016

56% Cabernet Sauvignon and 44% Merlot, given 12 months in oak, 40% new: suave and already approachable. "Bright crimson. Plump, ripe, purple-fruit nose. Very flattering. Easy peasy. Super-round and bright. Slight sandpaper finish."... Read More

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Chateau du Glana, Saint-Julien, 2016

ColourRed

RegionBordeaux

Sub RegionSt Julien

GrowerChateau du Glana

Grape VarietyCabernet Sauvignon & Merlot

Vintage2016

ABV13.5%

Bottle75cl

ClosureCork

CodeGLA116

Our Rating

Medium Bodied

Light > Full

Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon The most prestigious red grape? Origins Bordeaux region, as a natural cross of Sauvignon Blanc and Cabernet Franc (established 1997 by DNA analysis) Was known as Vidure or Petit-Vidure Spread throughout left bank of Bordeaux, supplanting white grapes Characteristics    Fairly easy to grow: hardy, buds late, but also ripens late (so some danger of...

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Jancis Robinson

We get super excited when Jancis Robinson (or one of her team) write about our wine! Voted the world's most influential wine critic in polls in the US, France and internationally in 2018, Jancis views herself as a wine writer rather than a wine critic. She writes daily for JancisRobinson.com and weekly for the Financial Times. She is founder-editor of The Oxford Companion to Wine,...

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Chateau du Glana, Saint-Julien, 2016

56% Cabernet Sauvignon and 44% Merlot, given 12 months in oak, 40% new: suave and already approachable. "Bright crimson. Plump, ripe, purple-fruit nose. Very flattering. Easy peasy. Super-round and bright. Slight sandpaper finish." Drink 2022-2030 16.5 Jancis Robinson, jancisrobinson.com

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