Bordeaux, France

The Red wines of Bordeaux, Claret as it is known by many wine buffs, has always held a prominent position at Palmers, particularly Chateau Palmer! Using our main claret contact, Maison Sichel, we have developed a list which offers character, quality and value. Our Chateau Rivensan and Chateau Argadens are from the Bordeaux or Bordeaux Superieur appellation and offer fantastic everyday drinking. We have lovely cru-bourgeois from Chateau Devise d'Ardilley and Chateau l'Argentyre, which offer consistently excellent wine in every vintage. From the “left bank” where Cabernet Sauvignon predominates we offer Maison Sichel and Chateau d’Angludet from Margaux, Chateau Oliviers and the terrific Grand Cru Classe wines of Chateau Haut-Bailly from Pessac-Leognan. From the “right Bank” where Merlot is king; Chateau Perron from Lalande de Pomerol, Esprit de l'Eglise Pomerol, and 1er Grand Cru Classe Chateau Canon from St Emilion.
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    The Sichel family are truly expert winemakers and this Margaux is no exception. 50% Merlot, 45% Cabernet Sauvignon and 5% Petit Verdot the 2014 was an outstanding vintage.
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    An exceptional Sauterne of outstanding value. Rich, luscious and intense Grapefruit and Apricot fruit with balance and freshness.
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    With 66% Cabernet Sauvignon, 28% Merlot and 6% Petit Verdot, this classed growth is full of rich cassis fruit, with cedar and cigar box fragrances and toasty oak. Starting to drink soon, this is a truly superb wine in a truly superb vintage.
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    A beautiful walled vineyard of 6 hectares on the St Emilion plateau with an iron rich, limestone and clay soil. A blend of 75% Merlot and 25% Cabernet Franc from 25 to 30 year old vines with 12 to 15 months spent in new oak.
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    Chateau Tayac is an excellent property run by the Portet family. A blend of Cabernet Sauvignon 55%, Merlot 40% and Petit Verdot 5% with 10 to 12 months in oak, 35% new.
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    Lalande De Pomerol is considered to be the up and coming regions of the Bordeaux right bank and Chateau Siaurac is considered to be one of the stars of the region. From the great 2009 vintage producing forward wines that are starting to drink well. The Chateau Siaurac 2009 is a blend of 72% Merlot22% Cabernet-Franc with 6% Malbec with 12 months in oak. The Malbec in the blend adds plum fruit and gives firm structure creating a wine of superb power and length.
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    Chateau Roudier is a 30ha property situated in the hills of Montagne. 35 year old vines of 65% Merlot with 25% Cabernet Franc and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon, aged in one third new oak.
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    A blend of 65% Merlot and 35% Cabernet Sauvignon showing a beautiful deep garnet hue and a medium, soft body. The nose is precise with almost sweet fruit and the palate is subtle but pleasing giving a little more with each taste.
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    A fantastic wine wmade from 80% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon and 10% Cabernet Franc. Chateau Perron is a star of Lalnde De Pomerol and the 2011 drinks well now and will develop for several more years.
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    Chateau Olivier is a top notch producer of white Graves from Pessac Leognan. A blend of Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon and Muscadelle this wine is vibrant and fresh, an exceptional wine from this Grand Cru Classe producer.