Couvent des Jacobins, Saint-Emilion Grand Cru Classé 2009
Intense and dense crimson in colour, this 2009 vintage has a complex nose of black fruits and toast. Ample, elegant and well balanced taste, sustained by delicate notes of candied fruit and fresh spices. Smooth and long, but still fresh, tannins.
Type: Red Country of Origin: France Region: Bordeaux Alcohol by vol: 14% Volume: 750ml
About The Winery
Anchored in the history of Saint–Émilion, le Couvent des Jacobins holds the promise of unforgettable authenticity. The cellar is situated on the site of a 13th century Dominican monastery, in the heart of the commune.
Sitting at the top of the famous medieval village, the Couvent des Jacobins is one of the rare wineries where the wines are vinified, raised and stored under one roof. For Jean and Joinaud family owners, winemaking is a way of life that has been emphasises fitnesse and balance.