Le Grand Paroissien
Haut-Médoc AOC – Bordeaux – France
This is a great Médoc!
From a parcel-based selection among old vines with small yield, to the perfectly mastered aging period in oak barrels, this wine delivers all the concentration and elegance one may expect from a Haut-Médoc.
Located north of Saint-Estèphe, on a gravelly hilltop, this confidential production is awarded a prize every year.
Certified HVE3 as of the 2018 vintage.
|2019 VINTAGE : Gold Lyon 2022|
|2018 VINTAGE : Gold Lyon 2021 + Silver Bordeaux 2021|
|2016 VINTAGE : Gold Paris et Bordeaux 2018 + 1* Guide Hachette 2020|
|2015 VINTAGE : Silver Paris 2017|
|2013 VINTAGE : Bronze Bordeaux 2016|
Gravel and clay-limestone
|55 % Merlot|
|40 % Cabernet Sauvignon|
|5 % Petit Verdot|
|Serving temperature : 17 / 18 °C|
|Decant 1 to 2 hours before serving|
|The wine is not treated, deposit is natural|
|Meats : Entrecote, lamb and duck breast|
|Chaises : Comté, Gouda and Camembert|
|Yield : Between 40 and 50 hl/ha|
|Average age of the vineyard : 30 years|
|Traditional vinification in thermo-regulated vats with maceration from 15 days to 3 weeks|
|Matured for 12 months in oak barrels|
|Bottling at the property|