Cap Royal Bordeaux Blanc 2016


SKU 01000


Made by Château Pichon Baron, the illustrious 2nd growth estate in Pauillac, Cap Royal is named for the 14th century royal Cordouan lighthouse, the oldest in Europe which is situated at the entrance of Bordeaux’s Gironde River. This white Bordeaux is made of 100% Sauvignon Blanc, and has dry, bright, clean flavors of lychee, white flowers and lemon citrus. Serve this lovely French white as an aperitif or with white fish dishes, goat's milk cheeses and green salads with cucumbers and yogurt dressing, vegetable pâté or veggie crudite. Château Pichon Baron is owned by the AXA company which has a steadfast commitment of promoting the world's greatest wines.
Category White Wine
Country France
Region Bordeaux
Brand Cap Royal
Alcohol/vol 12.5%
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Wine EnthusiastThere is a touch of toastiness to this otherwise fruity wine, produced by Jean-René Matignon of Château Pichon Baron in Pauillac. It has class as well as attractive tangy acidity and a refreshing citrus backdrop. Drink now.

Roger Voss, August 1, 2017