Château Canon La Gaffelière 2003 fine wine from Bordeaux
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Château Canon La Gaffelière 2003

SKU:1216/03 Bordeaux - Saint-Emilion - Red - 13° - More Info
  • Parker/WA : 90
  • J. Robinson : 15

Château Canon-la-Gaffelière (formerly La Gaffelière- Boitard), has been recognised for centuries as one of the finest growths in Saint-Emilion. Count von Neipperg, scion of a family with eight centuries of winegrowing tradition, bought this estate in 1971. His son Stephan is currently in charge of managing the estate. A renaissance has since occurred at Canon-la-Gaffelière after several years of major efforts involving large-scale investments. All of this has been done with an indepth understanding of the special nature of the soil.The wine is made in an ultra-modern vat room with wooden fermenting vats. Château Canon-la-Gaffelière is very deep in colour with excellent concentration, intense fruity flavours and ripe tannin. It is both full-bodied and elegant with fine ageing potential. Each new vintage reveals a different facet of this wine's marvellously complex personality

Wine Advocate-Parker :
Lots of Asian soy, licorice and Christmas fruitcake notes intermingled with notions of red and black fruits and spice box emerge from this dark plum/garnet-colored (with just a bit of pink at the edge), medium to full-bodied, opulent, round, juicy, hedonistic 2003. Enjoy it over the next 4-5 years.

Alcohol 13°
Grape varieties Merlot/Cabernet Franc/Cabernet Sauvignon
J. Robinson 15
R. Gabriel 17
Parker/WA 90
Wine Spectator 92
Allergens Contains sulphites
Appellation Saint-Emilion
Classification Grand cru classe
Color Red
Environment Sustainable viticulture
Availability In stock
Kosher No
Country France
Producer Château Canon La Gaffelière
Wine certification AOC
Area Bordeaux
Vineyard Libournais
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