£19.20/ 0.75 L btl
Château de Chaintres Vieilles Vignes is shown with a ruby red robe with purple hues with a fresh nose perfumed with red berries. On the palate it is structured and full on black fruits of blackberries and blackcurrants with a mineral finish. It goes well with red meats and all everyday dishes.
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|Vine age||Between 40 and 50 years|
Château de Chaintres
Château de Chaintres, in the heart of the lovely appellation of Saumur-Champigny, perched high above the Loire River just to the west of Chinon. The Château de Chaintres itself is stunning: a mid-17th-century mansion that combines bucolic charm and gentle majesty in a manner quite particular to this part of the Loire. In 1675, the Oratorian monks of the Notre Dame des Ardilliers constructed a wall around fifteen hectares adjacent to the château, in the sunniest and most...