Wine Type: Red Wine
Grape Variety: 63% Cabernet Sauvignon, 32% Merlot, 5% Cabernet Franc
Aging Potential: 15 years
Serving Temperature: 16 °C
Alcohol Level: 13.5%
Château Beychevelle has reflected the elegance and finesse of Saint Julien's finest terroirs. Graceful and complex, with a tremendous aromatic richness, Château Beychevelle is made from the best plots in the vineyard and undergoes a rigorous selection process. It reveals its character after about ten years, and can be kept for several decades, depending on the vintage. The rigorous selection process undergone by the grand vin results in the creation of its younger brother, Amiral de Beychevelle .Despite being made from young vines, Amiral de Beychevelle benefits from the same growing techniques, meticulous sorting, and traditional barrel ageing .It has the same elegance and finesse as its older brother, but reveals its character more quickly, offering wine-enthusiasts the full vivacity of its youth. It can be kept for up to fifteen years, depending on the vintage.
- Ruby red with a deep concentration
- Nice mix of black and red fruits, pepper, cinnamon and bay leaf. Noble nose!
- Powerful attack with great elegance, young tannins with great aging potential, crunchy fruits, spices, dark chocolate, impressive final finesse
- Beef Stew
- Braised Wild Boar
- Lamb Chop