The 2016 Chateau Durfort Vivens is a gorgeous wine. This Chateau Durfort Vivens is really superb with beautiful density and ripe tannin texture. The 2016 vintage has a full body and a round and polished texture. This Chateau Durfort Vivens wine has blackberry, grilled herbs, licorice, leather and crème de cassis are all vividly sketched in this layered, expressive Margaux. Rich and impressive but all in class.
This Margaux wine is made from biodynamic grapes and almost all Cabernet Sauvignon. The 2016 Chateau Durfort Vivens is gorgeous. Cabernet Sauvignon aromatics and structure play off the natural intensity of the year beautifully.
The Chateau Durfort Vivens 2016 wine has a blend of 70% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Merlot and 5% Cabernet Franc.
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