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2009 Château Bellefont Belcier, St. Emilion

2009 Château Bellefont Belcier, St. Emilion

Ref: BORD09124
Red  |  Still  |  13.5% ABV

The name of this estate is taken from its mid-18th century owner, Count Louis Francois de Belcier, and numerous freshwater springs to be found around the estate. The count built the chateau we see today. The property changed hands a couple of times before being recorded as the first purchase of a Bordeaux classified growth by a Chinese citizen in 2012 when it was purchased by the Wang Songwei family. Major renovations were undertaken before the estate was sold twice more, latterly to Hong Kong businessman Peter Kwok, who owns a portfolio of Bordeaux chateaux. Bellefont Belcier has 12.5 hectares of vineyards. 

Case of 12 Bottles
price shown is under bond
£360.00
duty paid price: £464.14
Broking Stock
Out of stock
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Wine Details
Wine Details
AppellationAppellation: St. Emilion
Old or New WorldOld/New World: Old World
CountryCountry: France
RegionRegion: Bordeaux
ColourColour: Red
StyleStyle: Still
ABV% ABV: 13.5%
Drink DatesDrink Dates: 2016-2030
MaturityMaturity: Ready to Drink
SweetnessSweetness: 1
Tasting Notes
Tasting Notes

There are floral notes to the black fruit richness of black cherry, bramble and blueberry. This is rich, mouthfilling and satin-textured throughout. Minerals and really sophisticated tannins underpin the rather beautiful black fruit. Quite lovely stuff. Bowes Wine original note

Sweetness Explained
Sweetness Explained

Sweetness

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Location Explained
Location Explained

Location

AVAILABLE: Currently lying in our storage at London City Bond Dinton Woods 
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Pricing Information
Pricing Information

Pricing

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