Wine Chateau Cadillac, "Cuvee J.J. Lesgourgues", Bordeaux Superieur AOC, 2009
Wine red ruby color with garnet hue on the edge of the glass.
The wine has a soft, well-balanced taste with hints of red berries and spices, silky tannins in the long aftertaste.
Intense aroma of wine is filled with tones of red berries, vanilla, toast, nuances of cinnamon and nutmeg.
Wine matches perfectly with meat dishes of white and red meats, fragrant cheeses.
In 1991, the Chateau was purchased Kadiyak Jean Jacques Lesgurgom, in whose honor it was to create an elegant Cuvée JJ Lesgurg. Vintage for this wine going with 35-year-old vines grown at the highest points of the vineyard around the old castle, whose image can be seen on the wine label. Vinification includes maceration that lasts for 3 weeks, as well as primary and secondary (malolactic) fermentation proceeds at a temperature of from 28 to 30 ° C. Wine is aged for 12 months in French oak barrels, one third of which is updated annually.
Thanks to this sophisticated technology is born into the world a powerful and well-balanced Cuvée JJ Lesgurg that can develop in the bottle for decades. Despite the short period of its existence, this noble wine managed to win silver medals at such prestigious competitions as the Concours Mondial de Bruxelles in 2003 and Selection Mondiale des Vins in 2008.
Chateau Kadiyak dates back to the XVI century and is one of the oldest in Bordeaux. The coincidence of the names of the castle and the world-famous American brand cars is no accident, because it was the descendants of the founder of the Chateau, emigrated to the United States, and founded an empire "Cadillac". Today Chateau Kadiyyak owns 75 hectares of excellent vineyards located near the village of Fronsac on the same geographical axis as the Saint-Emilion. Most of the lands of the estate (80%) of the limestone rock, and the age of the vines varies from 25 to 50 years.