Floral, raspberry, black cherry and currant notes intermixed with spice box are present in this deep ruby/purple-colored effort. The richness builds incrementally and becomes more impressive than it initially seems. A well-made, supple-textured, delicious 2011, it is an undeniable success for the vintage
GRAPE: Cabernet Sauvignon, merlot, petit verdot
ORIGIN: France - Bordeaux
TASTE PROFILE: Robust Red - Powerful & Bold
DELICIOUS WITH: Beef, Lamb, Game (deer, venison), Poultry
SERVING TEMPERATURE:16 to 18°C
THE STORY: Château Prieuré-Lichine's vast vineyard holdings (70 hectares) are located on some of the best gravelly outcrops in all five communes of the Margaux appellation. Owned by the Ballande group since June 1999, this estate is currently undergoing a major transformation in order to enhance the reputation of its superb terroir even further.