Chateau Certan de May - 2016 - Pomerol - 750 ml. - Bordeaux – finding.wine
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Chateau Certan de May - 2016 - Pomerol - 750 ml.

$175.00
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France - Bordeaux - Pomerol

Merlot - Cabernet Sauvignon - Cabernet Franc

red - Vintage: 2016 - Size: 750 ml.

Château Certan de May (or to use its full name, Château Certan de May de Certan) is a wine estate in Pomerol on the Right Bank of Bordeaux, known for its Merlot-based red wine. The De May (or Demay) family were said to be of Scottish origin, but had lived in France since the Middle Ages, and in Pomerol since the late 1500s. The family became masters of the fief of Sertan, the oldest vineyard in the district. This area also covered the modern vineyards of Vieux Château Certan and Château Certan-Giraud, but was divided up after the French Revolution. Since the death of the last de May in 1925, the estate has been owned by the Barreau-Badar family. The vineyard covers 5 hectares (12.4 acres), with 70 percent planted to Merlot, 25 percent Cabernet Franc and 5 percent Cabernet Sauvignon. The wine is aged for 12 to 14 months in French oak barrels, with 60-80 percent new oak. Around 2000 cases are produced each year.

SKU: A3709
James Suckling: 98

Just across the road from Chateau Petrus and a stone’s throw from Le Pin, it’s small wonder this Estate is garnering such critical acclaim. For a taste of near perfect Pomerol at a much more drinkable price, this intense, plush beauty is hard to beat. Aromas of dark plums and truffles carry through on a palate of impeccable texture with velvety tannins. This is a find worth the buzz – jump on it now and crack it for Christmas in 2025. R45-1

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