Château Fleur-Cardinale

Château Fleur-Cardinale

Château Fleur Cardinale, Grand Cru Classé of Saint Emilion with an area of ​​23 hectares was bought in 2001 by Dominique and Florence Decoster, former owners of porcelain Haviland in Limoges.They have since acquired the Château Croix Cardinale, neighbor of the Castle Fleur Cardinale and launched 2 brands: Secret of Cardinale and Cardinal Wood. The Château Fleur Cardinale is located on the slopes, clay-limestone soil on a rocky bottom, facing south south east, the vineyard is composed of a blend of 75% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Franc and 5% Cabernet Sauvignon. Thanks to investments and major works, under the direction of Jean-Luc Thunevin, then Jean-Philippe Fort, the Château Fleur Cardinale quickly becomes a safe bet. The quality of the wines of vintages after vintages is always constant. The wine is aged between 12 and 16 months, in new French oak barrels. The wines of a feminine style are deep, suave with aromas of ripe fruit, especially in the mouth, they are balanced with silky tannins.
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  • 37,00 €
    Saint-Émilion - Bordeaux - Red Wine

    The Château Fleur Cardinale 2007 is a real pleasure. The color is still intense with evolutionary notes. On the nose, the wine has minty aromas, a little undergrowth, beautiful leather. In the mouth, there is still a lot of freshness. The wine is ready to drink today and for the next 2-3 years. Do not hesitate to put it to decant one hour at serving...

    12bouteilles' Rating
    16/20
    Parker 90/100
    Wine Spectator 88
    J. Robinson 15,5/20

    37,00 € by 1

    Out of stock
  • 51,00 € Out of stock
    Saint-Émilion - Bordeaux - Red Wine

    Château Fleur Cardinale is a Grand Cru produced on the Saint-Émilion appellation. Since 2001, the estate has been owned by Florence and Dominique Decoster, who has raised it to Grand Cru Classé status in Saint-Émilion. Made from a blend of 76% Merlot, 18% Cabernet Franc and 6% Cabernet Sauvignon, harvested from 13th to 25th October 2016, Château Fleur...

    Parker 92-94
    Wine Spectator 92-95
    J. Robinson 17/20
    Decanter 92/100

    51,00 € by 1

    46,75 € by 12

    12th bottle offered
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