Clos Saint Jacques - Saint Georges St Emilion - 2013 - Red
Clos Saint Jacques is produced from 70% of Merlot, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Cabernet Franc and 10% Malbec. The finalized wine is aged in oak barrels for 12 months, 10% of the barrels are new.
- Country : France
- Region : Bordeaux
- Grape variety : 70% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Cabernet Franc, 10% Malbec.
- Classification : AOP Saint Georges St Emilion
- Color : Red
- Vintage : 2013
- Alcohol degree : 14%
- Storage potential : 3-5 years
- Volume : 75 cl
Presentation of the vineyard
Clos Saint Jacques is produced by Chateau Troquart, a small family estate of 5.5 hectares, located close to the village of Saint-Emilion. The winary is situated in favorable southwesterly direction on a limestone and clay "terroir". The vineyard is owned by Jean-Guy Grégoire, whose son Etienne is the person who is responsible for the wine production after finishing his vino-eonological studies. .
A ruby red color with purple hues. Fragrance of blackberry and black currant. Also the palate has aromas of black berries. Present tannins which give structure, could be further rounded off by additional storage for one or two years . A typical Bordeaux wine to be drunk together with various dishes with red meat.