The Château Puy Descazeau of Côtes de Bourg of Bordeaux

Château Puy Descazeau - Cuvée Cardinal Côtes De Bourg Élevé En Fût De Chêne
The winery offers 2 different wines
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Its wines get an average rating of 4.
It is ranked in the top 96 of the estates of Bordeaux.
It is located in Côtes de Bourg in the region of Bordeaux

The Château Puy Descazeau is one of the world's great estates. It offers 2 wines for sale in of Côtes de Bourg to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top Château Puy Descazeau wines

Looking for the best Château Puy Descazeau wines in Côtes de Bourg among all the wines in the region? Check out our tops of the best red, white or effervescent Château Puy Descazeau wines. Also find some food and wine pairings that may be suitable with the wines from this area. Learn more about the region and the Château Puy Descazeau wines with technical and enological descriptions.

The top red wines of Château Puy Descazeau

Food and wine pairings with a red wine of Château Puy Descazeau

How Château Puy Descazeau wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of beef, veal or game (deer, venison) such as recipes of fondue with broth, adapted vietnamese fondue or home-made cassoulet.

Organoleptic analysis of red wines of Château Puy Descazeau

In the mouth the red wine of Château Puy Descazeau. is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.

The best vintages in the red wines of Château Puy Descazeau

  • 2011With an average score of 4.10/5
  • 2015With an average score of 3.99/5
  • 2014With an average score of 3.80/5

The grape varieties most used in the red wines of Château Puy Descazeau.

  • Merlot
  • Shiraz/Syrah
  • Pinot Noir
  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Malbec

Discovering the wine region of Côtes de Bourg

The wine region of Côtes de Bourg is located in the region of Côtes de Bordeaux of Bordeaux of France. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Roc de Cambes or the Château Tayac produce mainly wines red and white. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Côtes de Bourg are Merlot, Cabernet-Sauvignon and Cabernet franc, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Côtes de Bourg often reveals types of flavors of oak, sweet tobacco or pineapple and sometimes also flavors of cigar, ripe blackberries or bell pepper.

In the mouth of Côtes de Bourg is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins. We currently count 478 estates and châteaux in the of Côtes de Bourg, producing 830 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Côtes de Bourg go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, veal or game (deer, venison).

Discover other wineries and winemakers neighboring the Château Puy Descazeau

Planning a wine route in the of Côtes de Bourg? Here are the wineries to visit and the winemakers to meet during your trip in search of wines similar to Château Puy Descazeau.

Discover the grape variety: Malbec

Malbec, a high-yielding red grape variety, produces tannic and colourful wines. It is produced in different wine-growing regions and changes its name according to the grape variety. Called Auxerrois in Cahors, Malbec in Bordeaux, it is also known as Côt. 6,000 hectares of the Malbec grape are grown in France (in decline since the 1950s). Malbec is also very successful in Argentina. The country has become the world's leading producer of Malbec and offers wines with great potential.

News about Château Puy Descazeau and wines from the region

Decanter World Wine Awards winners available at Marks & Spencer

Marks & Spencer is no stranger to achieving top scores at the Decanter World Wine Awards (DWWA), and to celebrate its results the leading retailer has selected its favourite award-winning wines from this year’s awards, for customers to purchase exclusively on Customers can choose from a carefully selected mix of six delicious winter-warming reds; an irresistible mix of crisp, refreshing, complex white wines from the Old and New World; a mix of both red and white wi ...

Platinum: The 97 point wines of DWWA 2022

The largest-ever year for entries, an incredible 18,244 wines were judged at the 2022 Decanter World Wine Awards – with just 163 wines awarded a Platinum medal. ‘Winning a Platinum medal is something really exceptional’ said Decanter World Wine Awards Co-Chair Sarah Jane Evans MW. ‘Platinum is like the stratospheric level’ she commented, ‘so it’s really saying to the winemaker: this is a great wine.’ Making up just 0.87% of the total wines tasted at the 2022 c ...

Bordeaux 2021 harvest was 20% below 10-year average following spring frosts

The Conseil Interprofessionnel du Vin de Bordeaux (CIVB) revealed that the Bordeaux 2021 vintage was 20% below the region’s 10-year average. Bud burst came earlier than usual amid very sunny weather in March, and many young buds were then destroyed by severe frosts, which hammered the region in early April. It means that producers will have just 503 million bottles from the 2021 vintage, which is significantly below average. The region’s sweet whites, including Sauternes, suffered the sharpest y ...

The word of the wine: Left bank

In Bordeaux, refers to the vineyards located on the left bank of the Gironde, where the dominant grape variety is Cabernet Sauvignon. These are the Medoc, Haut-Médoc, Pessac-Leognan, Graves, etc. appellations.