Chateau Cos d’Estournel is a 2nd classified growth produced in the Saint-Estephe appellation. This “super second” comes from a rich terroir composed of gravel, which lends the wine a great aristocratic and exotic personality. The vintage 2000 blends 55% Cabernet Sauvignon and 45% Merlot.
Known inherently as the best red grape variety in the world, Cabernet Sauvignon is the epitome of a perfect international traveller. Boasting strong black fruit flavors, It can give distinct characteristics varying by the region and soil it comes from. These bold, concentrated, and age-worthy wines can lay down roots and thrive all around the world.
Cabernet Sauvignon is a natural cross between Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon Blanc originating from Bordeaux, France. The rich flavor and high tannin make a perfect pair to flavorsome red meats or simply elegant on their own.