Producer: Chateau des Graviers
Wine: 2014 Margaux Cuvee Quintessence
Varietals: 75% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Merlot, 5% Cabernet Franc
Nose: Deep purple color, very pleasant sweet earthy nose, complex aromas of delicate blueberry, blackcurrant, cherry with mild hints of oak and floral notes.
Palate: Layered deep structures of berries keep coming, but are never overpowering. Full-bodied with a gentle silky quality and long lingering finish.
Food: Red and white meats, duck, veal and hard cheeses like Comte
Cellaring: Drink now or cellar until 2029