Details

  • Type: Red
  • Country: France
  • Region: Bordeaux
  • Vintage: 2009
  • Producer: Château d'Issan
  • Primary grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Secondary grape: Merlot
  • Bottle size: 75cl
  • List price: £109.05
  • Code: 31528

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Ring

Expression

Sophisticated, polished, complex reds

Fine Red Meat Cut
Wild Mushroom Risotto
  • Can be very flexible with many cheeses including sheeps’, Morbier, Epoisse, Vacherin, Cheddar
  • Lighter examples can work with some richer fish dishes
  • Classic French herbs such as parsley, thyme and bay leaf. Spices should complement and not overwhelm the wine
  • Game such as duck and boar. Fine cuts of beef. Lean meats such as roe deer or ostrich
  • Truffle and wild mushroom, jus with redcurrant or similar fruit, Bourguignonne, Chasseur sauces
  • Some wines, with light tannins, will work with lightly-spiced dishes
  • Pigeon or duck, walnut and beetroot, smoked- meat salads. Truffle or wild mushroom risotto. Autumn squash

About the Wine

This enjoyable red wine by Château d'Issan originates from the Margaux area of Bordeaux. Available in 75cl bottles, distributed in the UK by Twins SA. Château d'Issan 3ème Cru Classé is a delighful wine, made with Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot grapes. This cork closed wine is made with added suplhites but is suitable for vegetarian drinkers. Cabernet-dominated claret, an elegant partner for grilled beef, roast lamb, and game.

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