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Ch. Le Puy "Barthélemy", Côtes de Francs - 2010

Item # 35620 750mL
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Tasting Notes

From the "Les Rocs" parcel, this is a top wine at Ch. Le Puy and is based on Merlot then Cabernet Sauvignon. Aged in barrique and bottled unfiltered and made without any addition of sulphur. Given the meticulous work at this estate added to the fine vintage, this bottle will age for decades.


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