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Outstandingly good claret for the price! Lots of rich ripe plum and blackberry fruit on the nose with spice and black pepper. The palate is very similar to the nose,...
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Outstandingly good claret for the price! Lots of rich ripe plum and blackberry fruit on the nose with spice and black pepper. The palate is very similar to the nose, with the addition of liquorice. A rich and satisfying palate with excellent depth and fruit. This one punches way above the weight. Balanced tannins make this an ideal accompaniment to food.

Made by the Duboscq family who own Chateau Haut Marbuzet. Some of the de-classified grapes destined for their Cru Bourgeois make it into the Duboscq Claret. Medium length maceration on the skins to give balanced colour and tannin.

In 1952, Hervé Dubosq whose family were from Gascony, had the foresight to take on 7 hectares of land in St. Estèphe in the north of the Médoc from the McCarthy family, one of the famous Irish ‘Wild Geese’ families who settled in Bordeaux in the 17th century. Though close to Cos d’Estournel, the value of this unique terroir was less recognised after the war and he gradually bought all the McCarthy plots building up an estate of 76 hectares. This passed to his son Henri, who established the wine’s pedigree and is now run with verve and commitment by his sons Hugues and Bruno. From the outset, the Duboscqs have developed their own style, more approachable one compared to the muscular wines of other St. Estèphe estates.

Roast beef and lamb, also steaks and char grilled meats.

Key Facts

Size
75cl
Grapes
Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot
Country
France
Region
Bordeaux
Vintage
2014
ABV %
12.50%
Organic
No
Vegan
No

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