Bordeaux Blend, 2016

Chateau Richotey Virecourt





Chateau Richotey Virecourt 2016


The wine's story

The Chateau Richotey Virecourt is a quaint farmhouse situated on just over 10 hectares of prime vineyard land on the banks of the Gironde River, not far from the small region of Fronsac.

The soils h... read more

Sommelier notes

A dense, rich wine, loaded with fruit and the smell of fresh leather - a really impressive, modern take on classic Bordeaux.

The main fruits are blueberries and blue plums. It smells luxurious and p... read more

Food pairings

This beautiful Bordeaux blend is about as classic as they come. Featuring layers of fascinating complexity, a real backbone from the Cabernet Sauvignon, and plenty of juicy, jammy flavours from the... read more

More Info

Cellar Period: 5-10 years - This wine is excellent now, and will hold up really well over the next decade.

Alcohol Level: 14.00%

    • Pairings
    • BBQ
    • Grilled Meat
    • Roasted Lamb
    • Production Methods
    • Alcoholic Fermentation
    • Tastes
    • Rich
    • Earthy
    • Seasons
    • Cooler Months
    • Moods
    • Contemplative
    • Relaxed
    • Oak
    • French Oak