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Chateau Canon Clos Canon St. Emilion 2009 1.5Ltr

Rated 90 - Nicely toasty, but warm and inviting, with coffee and braised fig notes backed by plum, fig and warm cocoa. Approachable, thanks to the...
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Chateau Canon La Gaffeliere St. Emilion 2011 750ml

Rated 93 - Offers a deliciously mouthwatering range of red currant, damson plum, blackberry and loganberry fruit, spiced with hints of black tea...
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Chateau Canon La Gaffeliere St. Emilion 2014 750ml

Rated 96-97 - Very tight yet shows wonderful cream and lemon rind texture. Full and powerful with walnut and spice character. Linear and focused....
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Chateau Canon Saint-Emilion 2011 750ml

Rated 93 - The 2011 Canon is a blend of 70% Merlot and 30% Cabernet Franc. It is undoubtedly one of the stars of the vintage, certainly one of the...
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Chateau Cantemerle Les Allees De Cantemerle 2010 750ml

Rated 91 - Wonderful fruit intensity with currants and blueberries on the nose and palate. Full body, firm tannins and a fresh finish. Second wine...
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Chateau Cantemerle Les Allees De Cantemerle 2012 750ml

Rated 90 - This shows gorgeous fruit of cherries and strawberries. Medium body, firm tannins and a fresh finish. Drink or hold. - Suckling.
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Chateau Cantenac Brown Margaux 2014 750ml

Rated 93 - This red offers beguiling aromas of bergamot, roasted sandalwood and black tea, before giving way to a well-endowed core of plum,...
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Chateau Certan De May Pomerol 2014 750ml

Rated 95 - So much blackberry, stone, dried-mushroom and wet-earth character on then nose. Yet it’s a wine that remains clear and focused....
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Chateau Chantelys Medoc 2010 750ml

Rated 91 - This is a fruity, Cabernet Sauvignon-dominated wine, with tannins that support and balance the black currant flavor. Wood aging lightly...
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Chateau Charmail Haut Medoc 2010 750ml

Rated 90 - This is a terrific wine from another estate that has a consistent record of excellence for close to two decades. The blend in 2010 is...

Red Bordeaux Blends

Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Cabernet Franc make up the red grape "trio" of Bordeaux. Petit Verdot and Malbec grape varieties are also used in lesser proportions. As soon as the grapes are harvested, the juice ferments with the grape skins; this gives the wine its color and tannins. After several weeks in vats (or barrels), wines made from different grape varieties are blended. The wine is then aged in vats or oak barrels for months or even years.

Bordeaux red wines should ideally be served at 61°-65°F. Given their good balance of alcohol, tannin and acidity, these wines are perfect to enjoy with all kinds of food: Medoc and Graves pair well with red meats and roasts; Saint-Emilion, Pomerol and Fronsac wines pair well with white meats, poultry, game and even fish; Bordeaux, Bordeaux Superieur and Cotes de Bordeaux wines are ideal matches for grilled meats, pasta and even more exotic "fusion" dishes.