Chateau Capbern 2017
Cabernet Sauvignon - 52% , Merlot - 46% and Petit Verdot - 2%. Alcohol: 13%
This Saint Estephe property was formerly known as Capbern Gasqueton and has the same owners and wine-making team as Calon Ségur. . It is situated, in one block, between Phelan Segur and Meyney.
The 2017 Capbern was bottled at the end April 2019. The wine has a perfumed bouquet with black fruit and light marine aromas, and a touch of brine in the background. The palate is medium-bodied with slightly dry tannin, very classic in style and quintessentially Saint-Estèphe. Moderate in length, there is a slight rawness on the finish. Best drunk 2020 - 2028.