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2009 Chateau Canon

By Chateau Canon

2009 Chateau Canon from Chateau Canon, Saint-Emilion, Bordeaux

In the constellation of Bordeaux's vintages, it is the 2009 Chateau Canon from Chateau Canon that illuminates the firmament with its grace. Nestled in the revered right bank of Saint-Emilion, this particular vintage captures an extraordinary season in Bordeaux—where optimal climatic conditions converged to bestow upon us wines of formidable structure and longevity.

 

Exceptional Vintage, Exemplary Craftsmanship

The year 2009 was lauded for its near-perfect growing season: a mild spring followed by a sultry summer culminated in an Indian summer, permitting an unhurried and meticulous harvest. Such providence enabled the Merlot and Cabernet Franc vines of Chateau Canon to achieve superb ripeness, giving rise to a vintage where fruit and tannin intertwine with seamless elegance.

 

On Tasting the 2009 Vintage

The 2009 Chateau Canon reveals itself with a stately garnet hue, while offering a bouquet steeped in a luxurious mélange of blackcurrants, ripe plums, and a whisper of truffle. On the palate, one discerns layers of complexity with sumptuous dark chocolate, cherries jubilee, and an undercurrent of graphite—a hallmark of its esteemed lineage. This vintage imparts tactile pleasure with velvety tannins and an enduring finish that speaks to the cellar-worthy potential.

An astute acquisition for fine wine investors, the 2009 Chateau Canon stands as a testament to the precision and passion invested in its creation. For enthusiasts, it burgeons as an opportunity to embrace one of Bordeaux's sterling benchmarks for vinous excellence.

 

Investing in Liquid History

The astuteness of investing in premier wines like the 2009 Chateau Canon cannot be overstated—a marriage of both intellectual appeal and sensory gratification. One possesses not just a bottle but a moment in history, captured through the alchemy of viticulture and enology, destined to offer dividend in both palate and portfolio alike.

As time marches forth, this elixir will continue to enrapture connoisseurs, accentuating the wisdom embedded in such storied investments. Rest assured, for those who seek to diversify their wine portfolio or are poised at enhancing their private collections, the 2009 Chateau Canon emerges as a compelling proposition.

Market price (CAD)

$2,480.00

12x75cl

Highest score

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