Château Mirambeau Papin 2012 - Bordeaux Supérieur

Bordeaux Supérieur is one of the largest appellations in Bordeaux, in which it is difficult to pick the right wine - and Supérieur does not always mean better! Luckily we have done all the hard work for you and eventually found one of the best value wines in the area: Château Mirambeau Papin, a family owned vineyard North of Bordeaux. The 2012 vintage has everything of a great Bordeaux, deep black fruit, spices and animal aromas, a round and supple mouth and well integrated tannins. No wonder why it's one of the Guide Hachette's favourites in its category! Definitely one of ours as well...

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Producer
Vintage
Appellation
Region
Type
Grapes
Château Mirambeau Papin
2012
Bordeaux Supérieur
Bordeaux
Dry Red Wine
60% Merlot
40% Cabernet Sauvignon
 
Drink
Open
Serve
Food
from now to 2019
1 hour before
16-18°C
Lamb, beef, game, mature soft cheese like Camembert or Brie
  Body Body Scale Red Wine Barrel.png Technical stuff Château Haut-Moulin 2014
  Complexity Complexity Scale Red Wine  
Soil
Vineyard
Vines
Yield
Harvest
Alcohol
Ageing
Clay and limestone
10 hectares
20 years old
45 hl/ha
Mechanical
13%
12 months in oak barrels
  Oak Oak Scale Red Wine
Expert.png What experts say
Guide Hachette des Vins de France

2* Coup de Coeur "Nose is as deep as the colour, almost black: aromas of black and red fruits in marmalade, wooden notes suggesting warm hearth and spices. Straight on the attack, the mouth is full, smooth, generous and supported by ripe, soft tannins with notes of cocoa. Generosity and finesse: jury is conquered."

Gault & Millau 15/20 "Dense, concentrated, elegant, the palate has well restrained tannins ending on a round fruity and oaky finish."
La Revue des Vins de France 14.5/20
Gold Medal Concours des Vins d'Aquitaine de Bordeaux Gold Medal at Concours des Vins d'Aquitaine de Bordeaux

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