The 2012 Chateau Fleur Cardinale presents a deep and dense color, a powerful nose of ripe fruits, with floral notes. From a feminine style, vintage charm with its noble and silky tannins. This 2012 Chateau Fleur Cardinale finish is long and balanced, offering great aging potential. The 2012 vintage comes with a deep, concentrated colour. The 2012 Chateau Fleur Cardinale wine’s bouquet is equally delightful, with its intense range of aromas dominated by ripe fruit with floral and spicy overtones. This red wine is charmingly balanced and generous on the palate with perfectly smooth tannins. The finish is long and aromatic. In short, a wine with an astonishing personality, embodying both power and elegance. The Château Fleur Cardinale is a Grand Cru produced on the Saint-Émilion appellation. Since 2001, the estate has been owned by Florence and Dominique Decoster, who has raised it to Grand Cru Classé status in Saint-Émilion.
Culinary Recommendation: To serve 18 C. Good match with a firm-fleshed fish for a perfect match.
93 Robert Parker
90-93 Wine Spectator