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Suau L'Artolie Rouge
Chateau Suau
France - Bordeaux - Cotes de Bordeaux - Cadillac AOC

Deep plum color as well as a gorgeous nose of blackberries, blueberries and subtle wood notes. Lush and opulent, it offers an impressive length with a nice freshness.

Ageing up to 10 years.

Suau artolie barrels

500 liter custom made barrel

Specifications
Appellation
Cotes de Bordeaux - Cadillac AOC
Wine Type
Red
Varietal(s)
100% Merlot
Agricultural Practices
Organic
Certifications
Ecocert
Soil type
clay & gravel
Vinification
Grapes are handpicked in small crates, hand destemmed and then fermented in customized 500 liter French oak portal barrels. After pressing grapes, barrels are closed again. Malolactic fermentation and ageing for 15 months.
Pairings

To be served with meat and cheeses.

Reviews and News

2010 Château Suau Cadillac L’Artolie - Decanter Magazine

2010 Château Suau Cadillac L’Artolie - Decanter Magazine

Recommanded by Decanter magazine (JUNE 2013)

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2010 Château Suau Cadillac L’Artolie - 91 PTS - WE

2010 Château Suau Cadillac L’Artolie - 91 PTS - WE

Wine Enthusiast 91 Pts"Aromas of freshly-sawn wood set the scene on a wine that is full of new-wood toast and vanilla flavors. The fruit is also present, resulting in a wine that has balanced potential in maybe 4–5 years. A fine effort. — R.V."

Wine Enthusiast (May 1st 2013), 91 pts

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2009 Château Suau Cadillac L’Artolie - 91 PTS + Cellar Selection - WE

2009 Château Suau Cadillac L’Artolie - 91 PTS + Cellar Selection - WE

Wine Enthusiast 91 Pts"Fermented in large barrels to preserve the fruit, this is a dense wine, full of the ripe red-berry and black-plum flavor that’s layered with mint and new wood notes. Juicy, rich and concentrated, this is worth aging for at least five years — R.V."

Wine Enthusiast (September 1st 2012), 91 pts + Cellar Selection

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Producer Information: Chateau Suau

Hidden behind a row of 100-year-old oaks, Château Suau represents a great value in today's French wine market. It is located south of the village of Capian, 35 km from ...
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