Château La Tour de By, Médoc 2012
|Bottle Size||75 cl|
|Area||Médoc & Left Bank|
|Major Grape||Cabernet Sauvignon|
|Grapes||70% Cabernet Sauvignon 25% Merlot 5% Cabernet Franc|
|Drinking Guide||Drink or Keep|
|Food Match||Beef Casserole|
This majors on end of summer brambly hedgerow fruits and touches of caramel. 2012 is a vintage that’s often opened at the estate right now, and it certainly seems evident that this will be ready sooner and last for less time that the 2011. Despite this, it’s suave, open and enjoyable.