Chateau le Bergey

Chateau le Bergey Bordeaux Rouge 2022

$25
$25

Chateau le Bergey Bordeaux Rouge is made from biodynamic Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot grapes. Who says Bordeaux is prohibitively expensive? Dark fruit, plum, blackberry, spice, fine tannins. Great wine, pair with braised meat.

Wine Type:, Red
Wine Style:, Medium Body
Farming:, Organic, Biodynamic
Vintage:, 2022
Alcohol:, 14%
Country:, France
Region:, Bordeaux
Appellation:, NA
Bottle Size:, 750ml

Food Pairing:

Braised meat.

 

Producer profile

Chateau le Bergey

Château Le Bergey is a winery in the Bordeaux region of France. It is managed by the Laurent family, who also run Château L'Escart, a Bordeaux Supérieur winery known for its commitment to organic farming and quality wine production. The estate emphasizes meticulous management throughout every step of the winemaking process, ensuring a high standard of quality in its wines.

Château Le Bergey is recognized for producing wines with a depth of flavor and concentration usually found in more expensive bottles. This is partly due to the use of vines that are a minimum of 15 years old, contributing to the wine's complexity and richness. The winery's biodynamic practices further enhance the quality and distinctiveness of its wines.

Wine region

Bordeaux, France

Bordeaux is one of the most renowned wine regions in the world. It is located in the southwest of France. The Gironde River divides the region into the Left Bank and the Right Bank, each with its distinct wine characteristics.

The Left Bank includes the Médoc and Graves regions. The Médoc is famous for its Cabernet Sauvignon-based wines. Notable appellations here include Pauillac, Margaux, and Saint-Estèphe. Graves, located south of Médoc, is known for red and white wines, with Pessac-Léognan being a key appellation.

The Right Bank is home to the Libournais region. The most famous areas are Saint-Émilion and Pomerol. Saint-Émilion is known for its Merlot-dominant wines, often blended with Cabernet Franc. Pomerol, though smaller, is highly esteemed for its rich, full-bodied Merlot wines.

Between the two banks lies the Entre-Deux-Mers area, known for its dry white wines. The name means "between two seas," referring to the Garonne and Dordogne rivers that define the region. This area produces Sauvignon Blanc, Sémillon, and Muscadelle grapes.

Bordeaux's climate is maritime, influenced by its proximity to the Atlantic Ocean. This results in mild winters and warm summers, with ample rainfall that supports viticulture. The region's soils vary, with gravel, limestone, clay, and sand contributing to the diversity of its wines.

Bordeaux wines are often blends. Red Bordeaux, also known as Claret, typically combines Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, and Cabernet Franc. White Bordeaux wines may blend Sémillon, Sauvignon Blanc, and Muscadelle.

The region is also famous for its sweet wines, particularly from Sauternes and Barsac. These wines are made from grapes affected by noble rot, which concentrates their sugars and flavors. Bordeaux has a long history of wine production, dating back to Roman times. It continues to be a benchmark for quality and style in the wine world.

Frequently asked question

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What is natural wine?

What is natural wine?

Natural wine is a type of wine made in small batches from hand-harvested organic or biodynamic grapes with minimal intervention in the cellar.
What is Biodynamics?

What is Biodynamics?

Biodynamic wine is wine made with grapes farmed biodynamically. Biodynamic farming is a holistic approach to farming.
What is organic wine?

What is organic wine?

Organic wine is made with grapes farmed organically. Organic farming is a type of farming alternative to conventional farming.
What is vegan wine?

What is vegan wine?

Vegan wine is wine made without using animal products during the fining phase of the clarification process. Before wine is bottled it is usually clarified.