Le C de Calon Segur, Saint-Estephe 2019
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Le C de Calon Ségur is the second wine of Château Calon Ségur, a Bordeaux wine estate located in the Saint-Estèphe appellation on the Left Bank of the Gironde river.
The wine is made using a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, and Petit Verdot grapes, and is aged for around 18 months in oak barrels, with around 30% new oak.
Le C de Calon Ségur is generally considered to be a more approachable and affordable alternative to the Château Calon Ségur Grand Vin, and is often produced in smaller quantities.
The wine is known for its rich fruit flavors, elegant tannins, and balanced acidity, with notes of blackberry, black currant, and licorice. Le C de Calon Ségur can be enjoyed in its youth or aged for several years, depending on the vintage.