2011 Saint-Estephe, Frank Phelan 75cl
Created in 1986, Frank Phelan, the second wine of the Chateau, bears the name of the son of Bernard Phelan, founder of the estate Frank Phelan also offers great value in the bottle, benefiting from his older brother's team in the vineyard and at the winery The colour is deep with purple-hued On the nose it shows intensity and generosity with notes of mulberries, blackcurrants and cedar A densely-texture on the palate with medium-bodied expression On the finish it shows an elegant structure of silky tannins with good balancing acidity and a seriously endowed, layered texture Made to drink younger than the first wine, Frank-Phelan is an ideal to discover a little piece of Saint-Estephe!
Enjoy with smoked duck breat, braised rack of lamb or simply a roast. You can also pair this generous red Bordeaux wine with hard cheeses such as matured cheddar or Comté.
|Grapes||Cabernet Sauvignon , Merlot|
|Closure Type||NATURAL CORK|