The second wine of Château Durfort-Vivens, and a blend of 65% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Franc, generally from the younger vines, that sees less oak ageing. Minerally, autumn fruit compote, with blackberry and plum, spice and high violet notes.
Judges at the Decanter World Wine Awards 2011 described this wine as the following:
"Ferruginous autumnal fruit with compote, spice and minerals. Noble tannins, with feminine violets on the finish."
Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot-Cabernet Franc-Petit Verdot
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