Haut Brillette Moulis en Medoc Rouge 2016 - Bordeaux, France
Varietals: Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, and Merlot
Lush and alluring style with flavors of black fruit and hints of eucalyptus, earth and smoky-toast. Brawny and rustic with black-pepper oak notes and persistent tannins in a generous warming finish.
Chateau Brillette is one of the most highly reputed vineyards of Moulis-en-Médoc. The estate boasts 100 continuous hectares, with 40 ha of vines classified appellation d’origine controlé. Among the oldest vineyards in the Médoc region, Chateau Brillette entered into the possession of the Flageul family in 1976 after belonging to the Comte du Perier de Larsan and his family for a century. From grandmother to son to grandson, a passion for winemaking has inspired 3 generations of the Flageul family to implement new processes and techniques to improve winemaking and produce the highest-quality wines. The year 2000 also saw the inauguration of a tasting room overlooking Chateau Brillettes breathtaking expanse of vines.