Château Cos d'Estournel
Château Cos d'Estournel is a renowned wine estate located in the Saint-Estèphe appellation in the Bordeaux region of France. This château is famous for producing high quality red wines which express the elegance and distinctive character of the Saint-Estèphe terroir.
The history of Château Cos d'Estournel dates back to the 18th century, when it was founded by Louis Gaspard d'Estournel. The château is known for its exotic architecture, inspired by the founder's travels in India, and its distinctive label with oriental motifs.
The wines of Château Cos d'Estournel are mainly based on Cabernet Sauvignon grapes, with a significant contribution of Merlot and a small percentage of Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. This combination of grape varieties gives the wines a solid structure, elegant tannins and aromatic complexity.