Chairman's Reserve 2011（1.5L）
Vineyard Region : Shanxi
Grape Variety : 70% Cabernet Sauvignon, 13% Merlot, 17% Cabernet Franc
Length/Type of Fermentation : The fruits were hand sorted, de-stemmed and transfer to stainless steel tank for alcoholic fermentation. Small portion of the fermented wine were undergo MLF in barrel.
Length/Type of Aging : 100 % New French oak for 15 ~ 18 months aging.
Alc : 13.0%vol
Tasting Note : Clear purple red. On the nose showing red cherry, cassis and green bell pepper, with lightly touch of musty and aniseed. Medium weight palate, it has sweet cinnamon and cloves, soft gentle tannins making this wine easier to approach at it youth, while not lagging the oak / fruits integrations and concentration for further cellaring.
“Grace Vineyard Chairman's Reserve” series signifies our founder Mr. Chun-Keung Chan’s commitment and determination to produce the best quality wine of China. Just like many world-class wineries in France, he hopes to create a legend in the wine-making industry in China that will be celebrated for generations to come. “Grace Vineyard Chairman's Reserve” is made from top-class grapes. Like all other top wines in the world, natural sediment will appear in the wine after a certain time of storage. This wine should age for 10 years or over.
Jancis Robinson MW has praised Grace Vineyard Chairman's Reserve series as one of the best Chinese wines she has tasted.