Haut-Brion red 2018

Ships March 31, 2021
Case of 6 bottles (750ml)
Number of cases
1Case
$3174$529/bottle
The crop is done by hand with sorting on the trailers.
The vinification is done in 225 hl-thermo-regulated stainless steel vats.
A computer program enables the control of the pumping-overs and the thermo-regulation, according to the temperature of the must.
(average temperature: 30 degrees). The ageing lasts 22 months in 100% new oak barrels.
Château Haut-Brion has a very nice deep garnet-red colour.
The bouquet is especially rich and complex: depending on the vintage, the sweet black currant, smoky, mineral and cigar box aromas are textbook Haut-Brion.
In the mouth, this wine offers very soft and delicate tannins: a real taffeta, with complete harmony that increases in fullness and deepness in structure.

Winemaker Notes

Jean-Philippe Delmas

Château Haut-Brion

by Jean-Philippe Delmas
Château Haut-Brion has a very nice deep garnet-red colour. The bouquet is especially rich and complex: depending on the vintage, the sweet black currant, smoky, mineral and cigar box aromas are textbook Haut-Brion. In the mouth, this wine offers very soft and delicate tannins: a real taffeta, with complete harmony that increases in fullness and deepness in structure.

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Bordeaux Primeurs 2018

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