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Les Douves de la Tour Carnet Haut-Medoc 1999

Les Douves de la Tour Carnet Haut-Medoc 1999

Bordeaux Red Blends from Medoc, Bordeaux, France

Price: $23.99 $18.98
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Item No. 100714
Style: Smooth & Supple

Wine Style Guide

Light & Fruity

Red wines that are more fruit-forward and lighter in tannin and body.

Smooth & Supple

Medium bodied reds that go down easy, with smooth tannins and supple fruit.

Earthy & Spicy

Wines where earthy and/or spicy dominate the flavors – typically medium to full body.

Big & Bold

Full bodied wines that have concentrated fruit and are higher in alcohol and/or tannins. Some need age.

Winemaker's Notes

Dark red robe, meaty and complex nose with powerful aromas of cassis and leather. Nice, dry palate. Soft and long with a slight bitterness balanced by over-ripe stone fruit.

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Jason Cohen - Feasterville Trevose, PA (read all my reviews)

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(1/20/2011)
To date, this is the oldest wine I've had the privilege of drinking. It poured a dark, cloudy maroon in the glass with brick/brown edges. Leather and dust on the nose, with a hint of blackberry, and after breathing, blueberry. On the second day, the wine gave off pronounced aromas of cinnamon. (And it was good.) On the palate, subtle notes of leather, mushroom, licorice and blackcurrant, with the fruit opening up more as time went by. Tannins were soft but still around, and the balance was great. www.convictedforgrape.com
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Learn About Les Douves de la Tour Carnet

The origins of La Tour Carnet lie in the Middle Ages, although the exact details are lost in the mists of time. Initially named Chateau de Saint-Laurent, some parts of the building, specifically the round tower, date from the 11th Century. The fortress was inhabited as early as the 12th Century, by the English, and it constituted a valuable military asset when Bordeaux was under...

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Learn About Medoc

(MEH-dok) Mecca of Wine Medoc is the region that encompasses the smaller appellations of Pauillac, Margaux, St.-Estephe & St.-Julien. As a larger appellation, it contains many chateaux that are the same style of the smaller appellations, but at a smaller price. There are two regions of the Medoc - the Bas Medoc (or lower-Medoc) and the Haut Medoc (or upper-Medoc) - so given the...

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Learn About Bordeaux Red Blends

Bordeaux Blends The Fab Five With so much history under its belt, it's no wonder that Bordeaux has figured out the recipe to produce amazing wines. Centuries of making (and drinking) wine led to the blend that has become synonomous with Bordeaux. Winemakers in the New World replicate this formula to create successful blends in their respective regions - you may see Bordeaux blends...

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