The 2016 Chateau Beau Sejour Becot wine has a sensual bouquet of pure red cherries and crushed strawberry laced with cedar and light graphite scents. This St-Emilion wine is medium bodied with supple tannin and well judged acidity. The finish is harmonious and incredible balance between richness and elegance. This 2016 Chateau Beau Sejour Becot is a wine of exceptional breeding and pedigree. An ultra fine Saint Emilion wine offers a beautiful bouquet of red currants.
Drinking Window 2023 – 2050.
The Chateau Beau Sejour Becot is located on the limestone plateau of Saint-Martin de Mazerat, immediately west of the magical city of Saint-Émilion, Beau-Sejour Bécot is at the heart of the appellation. Magnificently located, the vineyard has been masterfully managed since 1985 by the Bécot brothers, Dominique and Gérard.
The 2016 Chateau Beau Sejour Becot wine is a blend of 80% Merlot, 15% Cabernet Franc, and 5% Cabernet Sauvignon, aged 16 months in 90% new oak, and hitting a healthy 14.5% natural alcohol.
98 points James Suckling
95 points Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
95 points Wine Enthusiast