Bordeaux-Undiscovered has teamed up with MoneySupermarket Local Deals to offer a superb case of wine direct from the chateaux at 43% discount. Our specially chosen case is £42.99 and we recommend that you act quickly to take advantage of this offer, saving £32.00 on 6 great quality bottles. Delivery will be at least 14 working days from order.
The case consists of 4 smooth Clarets from the celebrated 2009 vintage which are ripe and ready for drinking now, or can be laid down in your wine rack for up to four years. Produced from small family estates in and around the Bordeaux region, these wines will match with all your favourite winter recipes. If you want the finest bubbles for a special Valentine’s Day dinner, the 2 Sparkling Wines in your case are crafted from grape varieties from south west France including Chardonnay, Folle Blanche, Tempranillo, Ugni Blanc and Chenin.
The case contains:
Chateau de Hartes 2009
45% Cabernet Franc 30% Cabernet Sauvignon 25% Merlot abv 13%
This wine hails from the Entre Deux Mers and has been in the same family since 1928, currently run by the Great Grand Daughter of the original family owner. Good dark crimson colour which comes with complex aromas with a good body, plenty of fruit and well balanced tannins. Will compliment roast meats, stews, casseroles, grilled meats and cheeses well.
Chateau Blouin 2009
55% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Merlot and 5% Cabernet Franc abv 12.5%
The Chateau is set overlooking the Dordogne river near Libourne on the Right Bank. It has been with the current family for 5 years. Using traditional methods they produce a very nice wine which is ruby-red in colour and boasts pleasant aromas of spicy red fruits. Supple in structure on the palate with hints of red fruits, velvety tannins and a good finish. Will compliment most meat dishes particularly lamb.
Chateau Grand Rousseau 2009
40% Merlot, 45% Cabernet Sauvignon and 15% Cabernet Franc abv 13.5%
The Chateau has been in the hands of the same family since 1840 and is situated in the Entre Deux Mers. This wine is a charming deep ruby coloured claret which is round, smooth, well balanced with integrated tannins and a classical bouquet. It has subtle red fruits with notes of blackcurrant, blueberry, tobacco, violets and vanilla. A good compliment for stews, casseroles, grill and roasted meats.
Chateau des Trois Tours 2009
50% Merlot, 35% Cabernet Sauvignon and 15% Cabernet Franc abv 13.5%
Located in the Entre Deux Mers region and situated on the Dordogne. This wine has good ageing qualities and can be drunk young. It has an intense bouquet of red fruits and a fine liquorice finish. Deep red colour with just the right balance of tannins, very pleasing on the palate and a good long finish. Ideal with game, feathered game, beef dishes and hard cheeses.
Prince De Lourme Brut Blanc de Blancs French Sparkling Wine
This Brut Sparkling wine comes with an abv of 11%. It has been crafted with noble white grape varieties: Chardonnay, Folle Blanche, Ugni Blanc and Chenin Blanc, grown in the South West of France. An ideal compliment with Asian dishes and seafood or simply as an aperitif. A delicate sparkling wine with long lasting bubbles it boasts a beautiful pale yellow colour. It is fresh on the palate and reveals floral touches of surprising finesse.
Comte de Laube Rose Brut
This Sparkling Brut Rose comes with an abv of 11.50%. Produced from a variety of grapes including Chardonnay, Chenin Blanc, Ugni Blanc and Tempranillo. Produced in the South of France this wine boasts a good fruity elegant Sparkling wine with hints of redcurrants which lies softly in the mouth with a cascade of bubbles. It is at home with a selection of Asian dishes, hams, cold meats or simply as an aperitif.