Full Review

Château du Père Antoine

Château du Père Antoine
2012 Cuvée Oliva, Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux

Pair this wine with:
Beef Pork Vegetables

Category: Bordeaux Other

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 13.5% RS: .14%
88 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$35.50
Cellar Selection

Château du Père Antoine
2012 Cuvée Oliva, Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux

Pair this wine with:
Beef Pork Vegetables

Category: Bordeaux Other

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 13.5% RS: .14%
Dark garnet color. Vegetal, earthy aromas of roasted green pepper in coffee grounds, allium skins, thyme, and blueberry sauce with a bright, dry full body and a complex, long rosemary, black peppercorns and cocoa, salted plum, and coconut macaroon finish with firm, earthy tannins. A bright, savory, appetizing wine with fun roasted coffee notes.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Spicy & Complex
Aroma Aroma: roasted green pepper in coffee grounds, allium skins, thyme, and blueberry sauce
Taste Flavor: rosemary, black peppercorns and cocoa, salted plum, and coconut macaroon
Sweetness Sweetness: Dry
Enjoy Enjoy: Now with food
Recipes Pairing: Grilled Flank Steak with Bacon Balsamic Glaze, Steak & Potatoes, Beef Stew
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A bright, savory, appetizing wine with fun roasted coffee notes.

The Producer

Henri Ponz GFA

The Producer
3 Le Barrail
Chateau Berthenon
Saint Paul, 33390
France
33 -557425224

Their Portfolio

87 Chateau Berthenon 2015 Red Blend, Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux 13.5% (France) $19.00.
83 Château Berthenon 2015 Cuvée Henri Red Blend, Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux 13.5% (France) $29.00.
89 Château Berthenon 2015 Cuvée Chloe Red Blend, Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux 13.5% (France) $34.50.
88 Château Berthenon 2016 Tradition, Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux 13.5% (France) $19.00.
86 Château Berthenon 2016 Cuvée Henri, Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux 12.5% (France) $29.00.
87 Château Berthenon 2016 Cuvée Chloé, Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux 14% (France) $34.50.
90 Château du Père Antoine 2012 Bordeaux Rouge 13.5% (France) $15.00.
88 Château du Père Antoine 2015 Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux 13.5% (France) $19.00.
87 Château du Père Antoine 2015 Cuvée Paul, Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux 13.5% (France) $29.00.
93 Château du Père Antoine 2015 Cuvée Oliva, Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux 13.5% (France) $34.50.
89 Château du Père Antoine 2016 Sauvignon Gris, Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux 12.5% (France) $14.90.
87 Château du Père Antoine 2014 Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux 13% (France) $19.00.
92 Château du Père Antoine 2010 Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux 13.5% (France) $20.00.
91 Château du Père Antoine 2008 Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux 13.5% (France) $21.00.
92 Château du Père Antoine 2014 Cuvée Paul, Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux 13.5% (France) $19.50.
85 Château du Père Antoine 2012 Cuvée Paul, Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux 13.5% (France) $30.00.
95 Château du Père Antoine 2014 Cuvée Oliva, Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux 14% (France) $35.00.
88 Château du Père Antoine 2012 Cuvée Oliva, Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux 13.5% (France) $35.50.
89 Château du Père Antoine 2016 Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux 13.5% (France) $19.00.

Bordeaux Other

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Serve in a Cabernet Wine Glass
Other Bordeaux generally refers to the wines from the Bordeaux AOC & Bordeaux Supérieur AOC appellations which account for over half of all Bordeaux wines produced as well as smaller and less well known Bordeaux appellations.