There were severe attacks of Mildew which pictures were rapidly brought under control. May and June were warm and moderately wet. 50% Cabernet pictures Sauvignon. The 40% of new wood used emphasis this new tendency : it is far from maximum concentration, more in style, favouring finesse and elegance.
The merlot picked before rain is predominant, making up 47% of the blend. Balance and finesse and moderate concentration are pictures what give this bottle its charm. Le monde des Grands Bordeaux. A moderate concentration (this is a compliment) for this intelligently vinified pictures wine.