Chateau Mauvesin Barton

27.99

Country: France

Vintage: 2015

Merlot
Cabernet Sauvignon
Cabernet Franc

Alcohol Volume: 13%

Tasting Notes: Sustained purple color. Nose of red fruits, cherry, currant which harmoniously blends with toasted notes. Ample and well balanced wine on the palate with soft tannins and integrated oak.

Style: Bordeaux

Food Pairing: Braised lamb shanks, Fillet Steak, Roast lamb/beef, Sirloin/Striploin/Rump steak, Venison

Anthony Barton’s new venture in Moulis promises to be a big favourite amongst the legion of Barton devotees. Previously called Château Mauvesin, the estate dates back to 1457. The Bartons have already made considerable investment and will no doubt bring all their wine making savoir faire to this new acquisition.

Ratings

Decanter : 16
Le Point :14.5
Bettane + Desseauve : 88
Revue du Vin de France : 14.5/15.5
James Suckling : 89/90
Wine Enthusiast : 91
Jancis Robinson : 16.5
Wine Spectator : 87/90
Robert Parker : 88/90