In Bordeaux, the 2012 vintage is mixed. The climatic conditions were changeable, resulting in a heterogeneous maturity of the grapes. 2012 is still considered a very good vintage. Among the most successful: the châteaux Ausone 2012, Beychevelle 2012, Margaux 2012, Montrose 2012 Mouton Rothschild 2012, Pétrus 2012…
The Sauternes have suffered the most from bad weather. Due to the absence of boytrytis on the grapes, the sweet wines are tasteless and acidic. As a consequence of this mediocre quality, the famous Château d'Yquem did not even produce any wine for this vintage.
The vineyards of Burgundy have suffered from capricious weather. The red wines of 2012 are better on the Côte de Nuit side.
The purchase of 2012 vintage wine is a very good idea for many occasions: an anniversary, a wedding gift, a celebration of an event An old wine is a great time travelling machine. Anniversary, 2012 Grand Cru. All bottles of 2012 wine are in stock and shipped the same day for next day delivery.
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