Listrac-Medoc, Bordeaux, France
This Chateau was called Cru Roulet until Jean Antoine Baptiste Dupre bought it in 1843. After passing through the hands of Paul and Michel Delon, owners of Chateau Leoville Las Cases, Guy Pages and three associates bought the company in 1970. Now run by his descendants, the Chateau is one of the best cru bourgeois in Listrac, and a staple of our wine range.
Big, lush round cherries, cassis and a sweet cabbage coming through. A little chocolate comes off with raspberry and violet. Dark and savoury finish - coffee beans and bark.
A sleeper - buy this, and either enjoy it as a big and powerful Bordeaux now or put it away for a few years (or 20!) and enjoy a superbly...