Chateau HAUT-BRION Pessac-Leognan "Le Clarence de Haut-Brion" 2008

Wine Region: Bordeaux - France

Grape: Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc

Tasting notes: Cedary and spicy on the nose. On the palate, the same profile but with an added minerality.

About the winery:
The first authentic Bordeaux wine chateau is located on a terroir used for wine growing since the first century Gallo-Roman Period. The first Bordeaux wine named after its terroir rather than its owner, Chateau Haut-Brion was the world's first luxury brand in 1521. Thanks to its long history as one of Bordeaux's most prestigious wines, the estate has left its mark on the region for centuries.

Expert Rating:
Wine Advocate: 91/100