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Ch. Montrose 1961 St-Estephe 2eme-Cru

Lot: 5028234

Ch. Montrose 1961 St-Estephe 2eme-Cru

Winning Bid: £470

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Lot:
Winery: 
Chateau Montrose
Vintage: 
1961
Region: 
Saint-Estephe, Bordeaux, France
Cask Ageing: 
18 Months
Bottled Strength: 
N/A
Bottle Size: 
Full Size
product Details

Chateau Montrose 1961 St-Estephe 2eme-Cru

Located in the appellation of Saint-Estephe, Chateau Montrose is a 2nd Growth (2eme Cru) estate in the 1855 Classification of the Medoc, and is frequently referred to as one of the leading "Super Seconds" - 2nd Growth wines of quality comparable to the 1st Growths of Bordeaux.

Château Montrose takes its name from the colour of the heather that covers the Château’s moorlands. The 95 hectare vineyard in one single block, a rare and unusual advantage in the Medoc region. 

Classic left-bank Bordeaux-blend. Montrose's wine is typically a blend of 65% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Merlot  and 10% Cabernet Franc and is matured in oak barriques (30% new) for 18 months.

 

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