Winery Magdeleine Bouhou - La Petite Madeleine Cabernet Franc

Winery Magdeleine Bouhou La Petite Madeleine Cabernet Franc

The La Petite Madeleine Cabernet Franc of Winery Magdeleine Bouhou is a red wine from the region of Blaye - Côtes de Bordeaux of Bordeaux.
In the mouth this red wine is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.
This wine generally goes well with poultry, beef or veal.

Taste structure of the La Petite Madeleine Cabernet Franc from the Winery Magdeleine Bouhou

Light
Bold
Smooth
Tannic
Dry
Sweet
Soft
Acidic

In the mouth the La Petite Madeleine Cabernet Franc of Winery Magdeleine Bouhou in the region of Bordeaux is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.

Details and technical informations about Winery Magdeleine Bouhou's La Petite Madeleine Cabernet Franc.

Grape varieties
Region/Great wine region
Great wine region
Country
Style of wine
Allergens
Contains sulfites

Discover the grape variety: Cabernet franc

Cabernet Franc is one of the oldest red grape varieties in Bordeaux. The Libourne region is its terroir where it develops best. The terroirs of Saint-Emilion and Fronsac allow it to mature and develop its best range of aromas. It is also the majority in many blends. The very famous Château Cheval Blanc, for example, uses 60% Cabernet Franc. The wines produced with Cabernet Franc are medium in colour with fine tannins and subtle aromas of small red fruits and spices. When blended with Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon, it brings complexity and a bouquet of aromas to the wine. It produces fruity wines that can be drunk quite quickly, but whose great vintages can be kept for a long time. It is an earlier grape variety than Cabernet Sauvignon, which means that it is planted as far north as the Loire Valley. In Anjou, it is also used to make sweet rosé wines. Cabernet Franc is now used in some twenty countries in Europe and throughout the world.

Informations about the Winery Magdeleine Bouhou

The winery offers 16 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 3.6.
It is in the top 10 of the best estates in the region
It is located in Blaye - Côtes de Bordeaux in the region of Bordeaux
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The Winery Magdeleine Bouhou is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 9 wines for sale in the of Blaye - Côtes de Bordeaux to come and discover on site or to buy online.

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The wine region of Blaye - Côtes de Bordeaux

The wine region of Blaye - Côtes de Bordeaux is located in the region of Côtes de Bordeaux of Bordeaux of France. Wineries and vineyards like the Château Cailleteau Bergeron or the Château Haut-Lalande Grand Vin produce mainly wines red, white and pink. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Blaye - Côtes de Bordeaux are Merlot, Cabernet-Sauvignon and Cabernet franc, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Blaye - Côtes de Bordeaux often reveals types of flavors of chocolate, red cherry or bay leaf and sometimes also flavors of black plum, mint or cocoa.


The wine region of Bordeaux

Bordeaux, in southwestern France, is one of the most famous, prestigious and prolific wine regions in the world. The majority of Bordeaux wines (nearly 90% of the production Volume) are the Dry, medium and Full-bodied red Bordeaux blends for which it is famous. The finest (and most expensive) are the wines of the great châteaux of Haut-Médoc and the right bank appellations of Saint-Émilion and Pomerol. The former focuses (at the highest level) on Cabernet Sauvignon, the latter on Merlot.

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