Bordeaux Grand Cru Saint-Émilion. Top ! Vintage. Bottles are in perfect conditionand well kept in a climatized cellar
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2009 Château Capet , Grand Cru Saint-Emilion
Vintage 2009 Score Bordeaux, Red 18/20
AOC Saint-émilion-Grand-Cru covers the same appellation area as Saint-Emilion and is located in Libournais on the right bank of the Dordogne. The production conditions are more stringent than those of the Saint-Emilion AOC: a yield limited to 40hl / ha and a compulsory 12 months breeding.
Saint-émilion-Grand-Cru covers 4,030 ha of calcareous, clay-loamy and sandy soils. Merlot dominates the blends of this AOC, but Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon are also vinified. Saint-émilion-Grand-Cru produces 150 291 hl of red wines each year.
Vintage description 2009 Bordeaux :
2009 was, indisputably, a very good year for all of the Bordeaux vineyards. The summer had a great deal of sun and this continued through to September, resulting in a high concentration of anthocyanin and aromas that are necessary to produce quality wines. Unfortunately, this was not enough to produce a great vintage. A good balance of alcohol and acidity is also very important.
That year, the stakeholders and wine experts were impressed by the quality of the fruit: a flavoursome and delicate fruit that was present in all harvests picked early enough. One of the risks of this vintage was a late harvest, resulting in slightly cooked and heavy aromas.
Those that harvested at just the right degree of ripeness, managed to capture the quality of this fruit in a remarkable balance of tannins/alcohol/acidity. This made relatively easy-to-drink young wines which also proved to be ideal for cellaring. Hence, 2009 is not far off 2005, but slightly less ¿square¿ and more open. Other characteristics of this vintage: generally good wines throughout the appellations and types of wine, including reds, of course, but also dry white and sweet wines.
Medoc had a harsher than average winter up until March when the region was blessed with a prolonged period of sunshine, longer in comparison to the last thirty years and excellent for ripening the grapes. April was very damp and May had quite a lot of storms. Flowering at the beginning of June was quick and homogeneous. The summer provided plenty of sunshine, without being excessive. The high levels of water stress and good conditions allowed the grapes to reach full maturity. The cool nights and warm days in September were ideal. The majority of the harvest was in perfect condition.
In Saint Emilion and Pomerol, on the right bank, the same weather conditions produced a very good vintage, although perhaps with slightly too much alcohol for the Merlots. The Cabernet Francs and Sauvignons were better-balanced.
In the Sauternes and Barsac regions, six consecutive months of drought and moderate heat resulted in perfectly ripe grapes, which were possibly even richer in sugar (an in alcohol) than those of 2005. The vegetative stage was unusually good and the cool summer nights preserved the grapes' acidity and potential aromatic. Botrytisation was outstanding, particularly thanks to the rain on 19th September (which was not torrential as had been forecast!) and the three hot and dry weeks that ensued.
Yquem picked its last grapes on 19th October; opulent like in 1990, intense like 2003; concentrated like 2001, magical like 1893, 2009 promises to be great, unless... Only time will tell.¿
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Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.veilingkavel na een maand nog steeds niet ontvangen. Antwoord niet meer op mijn mail.Uitvluchten dit pakje is nooit door mij ontvangen.Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Sorry! maar de status van kavel staat op afgeleverd (zie track & trace ) na klacht van de koper werd er door de post een onderzoek ingesteld waarbij blijk dat het door de postman het pakket werd afgeleverd en dit staat zwart op wit op papier door het postkantoor en dit is zeker geen uitvlucht , het resultaat van het onderzoek werd meegedeeld aan Catawiki .
Dit is een onterechte feedback tegenover mij (verkoper) want zending is verlopen volgens het boekje,
Lot never delivered, was returned midway by shipper due to package being broken, and was only partially refunded by Catawiki. This was in June-2018 and we are now in Oct-2018
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Le colis est arrivé ré-emballé avec seulement 2 bouteilles sur les 6 commandées
Le vendeur n’a pas répondu a mes messages
Vendeur pas sérieuxPlease note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Désolé mais ce n'est pas de ma faute, vous avez accepté le colis que vous auriez du refuser, puis le colis auriez était revenu de retour la je pouvais porte une plainte a la poste belge ce qui n'est plus possible maintenant (pas de preuve), ce n'est pas normal que le colis a été reconditionné en France à mon insu, vous pouvez déposer une plainte auprès de la poste Française avec votre facture que vous aviez une comande de 6 bouteilles et que vous avez que reçu 2 bouteilles. / Sorry but this is not my fault, you accepted the package you had to have refused then the package had come back, and then I could complain to the belgian post what is not possible now (no more proof), it is not normal that the package was repacked in France without my knowledge, you could file a complaint with the French post with your invoice that you were 6 bottles that you most received. The French post did the wrong not the belgian mail or I, the 6 bottles were packed according to the standards of packaging
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Staat van deel van de strips slechter dan beschrevenPlease note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Sorry ! beschrijving was duidelijk zie de foto's . U krijgt 33 albums voor de prijs van 58 euro wat al een koopje op zich is , wat had u nog meer verwacht ??? sommige mensen zijn nooit tevreden
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Communicatie met CATAWIKI !!!!
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.De strip had geen originele witte achterzijde, zoals het bij Piet Pienter moet zijn, maar een op maat ingekleeft karton. Schrijfvrij klopt niet. Ingekleurde prenten. Verkoper reageert niet op e-mail.
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.nous sommes le 09-08-18
et je n'ai pas reçu ma commande payee
depuis le 15-07-18Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.With your previous 2 purchases you will see through the feedbacks that you also did not receive your delivery. apparently this is a custom with you, I have informed you that your address was not correct,
I am constantly bled because Mr. is not receiving his shipment while it is not my fault and now negative feedback which is totally unjust
Well packaged and bottles as described in pictures.
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