Beychevelle 2001 - Saint-Julien
4th classified growth of Saint-Julien
Overall condition: Perfect
Chateau Beychevelle 2001 - Saint-Julien
The lands of Château Beychevelle extend over 250 ha including 90 ha of vines.
The vineyard is made up of four typical Médoc grape varieties: 52% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Merlot, 5% Cabernet Franc and 3% Petit Verdot. The vines are 30 years old on average.
Château Beychevelle works its vines in sustainable cultivation, and even has part of the vineyard in organic farming.
Its wines reflect the elegance and finesse of the terroirs of Saint-Julien. Châteaux Beychevelle comes from the best plots in the vineyard.
About the 2001 vintage:
The cool and wet month of July required harvesting between October 1 and 14. The very good sanitary conditions resulted in relatively high yields of 57 hectoliters per hectare. The resulting wine is tannic, dry, powerful and has a high aging potential.
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