Connoisseurs and connoisseurs of wine vira say that Chateau Haut-Brion resembles an unopened bud, each petal of which gives special emotions.
Chateau Haut-Brion is one of the oldest castles in Bordeaux, located in the suburbs of Pessac, the only castle with dual classification Grand Cru (in the classification of Medoc and in the classification of Pessac-Leognan).
The soil of the Chateau Haut-Brion vineyards, mostly gravel, makes the Chateau Haut-Brion taste so surprisingly rich.
Chateau Haut-Brion is one of the top five best wine houses in Bordeaux, on a par with Chateau Mouton Rothschild, Chateau Margaux, Chateau Lafite and Chateau Latour.
Wines Chateau Haut-Brion constitute the highest segment of the most prestigious and expensive wines of the world, from year to year receive the highest ratings of critics, and successful vintages are bought by collectors at auctions.
Chateau Haut-Brion is one of the first French wines that has gained popularity outside of France; for more than 100 years, it has remained the main red wine in England. In 1960, the Chateau released a branded bottle resembling a carafe for wine, it was poured into the 1958 harvest.
Wine Chateau Haut Brion 1991 — strict, balanced and very smooth, delightful deep dark ruby color with a slight copper sheen.
In blending: Cabernet Sauvignon (55%), Merlot (25%), Cabernet Franc (20%).
The complex and elegant aroma of the wine from a combination of berry, fruit and spicy shades reveals notes of violet, cedar, licorice, black currant, blackberry and subtle earthy tones.
The taste is multifaceted, noble, with expressive tannins, combining bright shades of ripe red berries, blueberries, blackberries, currants and cherries.
The wine reveals powerful mineral notes in combination with an incredibly long berry aftertaste.
Chateau Haut-Brion, along with Chateau Lafite, is one of the most long-lived wines from the great five, it can ripen in a bottle for more than 50 years!
Awards and Ratings: RP 95, WS 95
You can order wine Chateau Haut Brion in the catalog.