A well-balanced, savoury, and elegant red wine from Saint-Estephe
2nd classified growth from the appellation Saint-Estephe,
the Château Cos d’Estournel 2000
is a red wine consisting of 60% Cabernet Sauvignon
and 40% Merlot
. Often called a « super second
», this wine possesses a strong aristocratic and exotic personality thanks to a terroir that is rich in gravel.
The Château Cos d’Estournel 2000
in its youth reveals splendid notes of caramelised fruit and sweet spices. However, this wine is very round. A fresh and flexible wine; it emits exceptional aromatic flavours
and is very well-balanced.