Couvent des Jacobins, Saint-Emilion Grand Cru Classé 2006
The 2006 Couvent des Jacobins brings aromas and flavors of blackberry and cherries, which are layered in spices and roasted coffee notes. It offers a fine, silky texture that is firm and tightly wound and the finish is long and chewy.
Type: Red Country of Origin: France Region: Bordeaux Alcohol by vol: 13% 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.