Chateau-Karon-Ségur AOC Estèphe MEDOC rating third degree
Chateau Calon Segur AOC Saint-Estephe
"We have Lafite and Latour younger, and my mind Karon ' heart of popular Calon-Segur! Robert Parker is a 4-star star ★ ★ ★ ★ producers!
Chateau Lafitte and Ratu - Le established Sergiu - Le Marquis loved most. Sleek, elegant, profound style.
Its style is so to speak, "Chateau Margaux in the Saint-Estèphe. "Seeking the potential strength of the wick during lithe, graceful wine.
No. 3 wines of Saint-Estèphe village featured in his verve and finesse, heart label in popular destination [Charon Ségur]. Because label symbol most loved this wine, Marquis de Ségur once owned la fit, La Tour and said.
Popular movie actor [Johnny Depp] in an interview with Madame Figaro magazine, mentioned Karon Ségur as a favorite wine.
Elegant acidity also said that the personality of Saint-Estèphe, and smooth tannins and are in complete harmony. Often the fruits to remain too long, comparable to the level 1 Chateau. It is a long-lived wines fruit actually terrifying. Rate inversely proportional to the height of the strength and quality affordable for many fans, annually released after sold to disputes 1 and 2 in the wine.
Mark of the heart with a popular wine![Chateau Karon Ségur] that is old history from the 12th century on, in MEDOC, St. Estèphe village. The Chateau in the rating of the 1855 Médoc, classified in the third class. Here is several years of very stable, has released a great wine. Vineyard Carone Segur in the Chateau in the MEDOC area rating is located on the north end. Iron-rich limestone subsoil Karon Ségur, colours, aromatic fruit and rich full bodied a long-lived wine is made. Crop is 65% Cabernet Sauvignon is key. Other Merlot and Cabernet franc.
Karon Segur heart label anecdotes! 18th-century Chateau Calon has Marquis de Ségur was the owner. He owned Chateau Lafite and Chateau Latour (both wine ratings of the Médoc Cru premier wine Bordeaux's best wines) beside this Chateau, but to my friends"We, Lafite and Latour to get younger, and my mind Karon 'Said surprised.
It is feelings for Charon I Marquis de Ségur in the current Kalon Ségur label continues to live today.
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Subsoil is as northernmost as rating Chateau Karon Ségur in the northernmost area of the commune of St. Estèphe, lots of sand and gravel and iron limestone that is. Chateau resident, owned by Mrs. carbene gasket n points as well as the nearby Enoteca. White Chateau Karon Segur unusual dome and two towers is the quaint scenery, making. Or rather stone walls around the Chateau, are fenced. This is often seen in the Burgundy is rare in Bordeaux. Karon Ségur's history dates back to Roman times. At that time, St. Estèphe commune was known as "de-clones". There is no doubt that reputation as a wine producing Chateau, finally by the 18th century, and those of the Marquis de Ségur is a famous quote. He "we Lafite and Latour to get younger, and my heart Caron" and surprised friends by saying that. Karon his fondness is now still lives in the heart on the label of the Charon.
I have done over most of the 20th century, things to do in Karon Ségur produces often comparable to first-class Chateau wine came. Results from the late 1940s 1950s Bordeaux, comparable to this Chateau is not equal. I've never made wines after the 1953 until 1982, really deep. Is worse in the meantime is not even in one of the year's best in the 1960s, 1970s, and oxidized to faint, had worn the fruitiness. Or odors, old wood flavor is too strong, astringent taste of strong tannins that many had been too. Among those who are well versed in the workings of the Bordeaux, how to grow wine in the cellar, the so-called (herbage) caused by is not or was considered. Also late bottled, or thought would often not neglecting cleaning racking or old barrels and is not polite.
Since 1982, Karon Ségur regained their style, magnificent 1988, 1989, 1990, 1995, 1996 fine wines. As Kos and death Turner and Enoteca, seemed a great Chateau that this history is lost direction in the 1970s, but bounced back strongly now that the wine style is very different, but becoming. Gaxton Mrs. If you're (in exile with her husband) would say. Out of all the Chateau St. Estèphe, Karon Ségur grows the most faithful to the traditional style and has been making a long-lived wine, takes time to bloom. No objection in this regard. Encouraged to consider rating Chateau people proud of their traditions, in this beautiful, historically important, the famous 1855 classification in the (geographical connotation) finally rises of recent years ' labor.
Average annual production: 280000 book
Area: 55 ha
Average age: 35 years
The average production (past five years): 40hl/ha
Recipes: grape is picked by hand. Fermentation uses quite a bit longer (3 weeks), temperature controlled fermentation tanks.
About 20% of the production of malolactic fermentation in new casks.
For the rest, about 18 to 20 months over and malolactic fermentation in fermentor, then transferred to oak barrels. Out the new barrel was 30%.
The fining process, filtering is not.
Blend ratio: 45% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Merlot, 15% Cabernet franc