Chateau Couvent Des Jacobins 2020 (En Primeur - Delivery 2023)

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James Suckling
  • Certified Organic
SKU
CDJR202010 UCAU
$68.00 Per item
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Saint-Emilion Grand Cru, Grand Cru Classe Vine Age From 15 to 55 years-old vines Organic farming certified by ECOCERT France (Certified in 2020) Hand-Harvests in small buckets Double sorting (vine and table at the chai) 100 % gravity-based, no sulfates Pre-fermentation soaking of 2-5 days at 8-12°C Temperature-controlled maceration of 20 to 25 days Whole-berry winemaking for the Petits-Verdot 45 % new oaks / 55 % oaks of one wine, for 12 to 15 months. French oaks from Allier / Tronçais / Bertranges forests Harvest dates : 11/09/2020 - 23/09/2020 85% - Merlot 10% - Cabernet Franc 5% - Petit Verdot
Saint-Emilion Grand Cru, Grand Cru Classe Vine Age From 15 to 55 years-old vines Organic farming certified by ECOCERT France (Certified in 2020) Hand-Harvests in small buckets Double sorting (vine and table at the chai) 100 % gravity-based, no sulfates Pre-fermentation soaking of 2-5 days at 8-12°C Temperature-controlled maceration of 20 to 25 days Whole-berry winemaking for the Petits-Verdot 45 % new oaks / 55 % oaks of one wine, for 12 to 15 months. French oaks from Allier / Tronçais / Bertranges forests Harvest dates : 11/09/2020 - 23/09/2020 85% - Merlot 10% - Cabernet Franc 5% - Petit Verdot

Scores & Reviews

95-96 / 100

James Suckling

This is dense and extremely minerally with crushed-stone and chalk character, as well as walnuts and moss to the blue fruit. It’s full-bodied and chewy with polished tannins that are succulent and round. One of the best young wines from here