Château Lestrille Capmartin 2012

A great Bordeaux wine that delivers excellent value, very well made and difficult to ignore

At Château Lestrille, Estelle Roumage makes wines that are modern in style and fruit-driven. Because they believe the essence of winemaking lies in the vineyard itself, they use sustainable winegrowing practices. The estate is nestled at the northern point of the Entre-deux-Mers appellation in the small town of St. Germain du Puch between Libourne and Bordeaux. The 2012 Bordeaux vintage here delivers wines that have a wonderful finesse, balance and freshness. Wines from this year show exceptional quality and are now drinking excellently, however retain the ability to age.

£14.95
Château Lestrille Capmartin 2012
Château Lestrille Capmartin 2012
Tasting Notes

This is a medium-bodied Bordeaux Supérieur made with 81% Merlot and 19% Cabernet Sauvignon showing concentrated fruit aromas backed by delicate woody notes from French oak. In the mouth is has a lovely freshness, while the structure shows high quality tannins. Nicely balanced, velvety and full of finesse the 2012 vintage is showing very well now.

At A Glance
Country Of Origin France
Region Bordeaux
Grape Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
Vintage 2012
Producer Chateau Lestrille
ABV 13.5%
Style Medium-Bodied
Volume 75cl
Closure Cork
Serving Suggestion Serve Room Temperature
Food Pairing Beef, Cheese, Duck, Game
Staff Suggestion Yes
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