Chateau St. Jean Cinq Cepages (half-bottle)
30 Ratings
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30 Ratings
Chateau St. Jean Cinq Cepages (half-bottle)

Wine Details

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2003 Vintage) Just beautiful California claret."-Wine EnthusiastCinq Cépages ("Five Varieties") is a Bordeaux-style blend consisting of 78% Cabernet Sauvignon,10% Merlot, 7% Cabernet Franc, 3% Malbec, and 2% Petit Verdot. Each component is aged separately for two years in small French oak barrels (56% new) before blending. Once the wine is assembled, it spends six months in thebottle before release.Fruit for this Cabernet Sauvignon was selected from the finest Bordeaux variety vineyards in Sonoma County...

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  • Robert Parker
    Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate in Issue 120
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 01/01/05