La Chapelle d'Ausone, Saint Emilion
  • La Chapelle d'Ausone, Saint Emilion

La Chapelle d'Ausone 2020, Saint-Émilion Grand Cru - Parker 92

€253.00

(€330.67 L)

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A medium to full-bodied wine, rich in cherry and red berry aromas, with a satiny attack and a saline finish

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Winemaker and Vineyard: Château Ausone, a Premier Grand Cru Classé A in Saint-Emilion, has been historically associated with the Vauthier family for several generations. It occupies the site of the ancient villa of the poet Ausone in Lucaniac (Saint-Emilion), from which it takes its name. The property retains old vines and produces an exceptional wine every year. The vineyard's terroir is particularly favorable: protected from the north and west winds by a belt of rocks and collapsed quarries, it enjoys excellent exposure to the east and south. The vineyard covers 9 hectares, with an average vine age between 45 and 50 years. Annual production ranges from 4,000 to 10,000 bottles, depending on the quality of the vintage.

Tasting: The 2020 Chapelle d'Ausone contains more Cabernet Franc (60%) than the grand vin this year and 5% of Cabernet Sauvignon too. Revealing aromas of cherries, red berries, incense and cloves, it's medium to full-bodied, perfumed and precise, with a satiny attack and a saline finish. robertparker.com (04.06.2023)

Service: Serve at room temperature (16-18°C) to accompany a rabbit stew with porcini mushrooms.

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Data sheet

Volume 0,75l
Vintage 2020
Alcohol 13°
Allergens Contains sulphites.
Packing OWC 6 bottles
Vines Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon
Storage advice Great cellaring potential
Consumption guidelines Drink between 16 and 18°C.
Taste Dry
Producer J. Dubois-Challon & Héritiers C. Vauthier, 33330 Saint Emilion, France
Bottling Mis en bouteille au Château
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