Login | Shopping Cart | FAQs | Contact Us
Wine spirits Accessories. Collectors About us
SIGN UP & SAVE Sign Up for our Exclusive Email Offers.
Shop for Wine.
Shop for Spirits.
Featured Promotions.
Accessories.
Goulee By Cos d'Estournel 750ml 2008
Sku: 1692235*
Product Rating
Product Information
Country: France
Region: Bordeaux
Sub-Region: Medoc
Grape Varietal: Bordeaux Blend
Type: Still wine
21% discount on 6 bottles for $200.94 Buy a case of Goulee By Cos d'Estournel

Internet Exclusive

OR
Leave a Comment
Wine maker notes
The Goulee vineyard is located in the north of the Medoc in Port de Goulee and Jau-Dignac and Loirac. It covers a gravelly hill, facing the Gironde estuary. Goulee, which used to be an island surrounded by the waters of the estuary, has a deep gravel terroir worthy of the best Grands Crus and is treated as such by the team at Cos d’Estournel. The average planting density of 5700 vines per hectare goes with high canopy management in order to obtain an optimum level of photosynthesis. As with all the great terroirs in the Medoc, the Goulee vines are tended and harvested by hand. The Goulee vineyard enjoys an extraordinarily temperate climate in which our two main grape varieties Cabernet Sauvignon (80%) and Merlot (20%) are able grow in superb conditions. Goulee’s geographical position, close to the Atlantic ocean (18km away, as compared to 30km for Pauillac), combined with the incredible width of the estuary (12km wide next to Goulee, compared to 3km at Pauillac), provides exceptional coolness for the vines in the summer, and welcome mildness in the spring and winter. This particularity of the climate gives Goulee’s wines a fruity character, reminiscent of the style of certain New World wines.

Sign Up for our Newsletter and Save
Don't miss out on our specials. Sign up for our exclusive email offers and save up to 75%! Enter your email address below.

PROMOTIONS.
Staff Selections
New Arrivals
Best Sellers
Free Shipping
Popular wineries
Silver Oak
Two Hands
Veuve Clicquot
Casa Lapostolle
Caymus
Top Regions.
Napa Valley
Barossa Valley
Bordeaux
Tuscany
Mendoza
SKwines.com
Contact Us
FAQs
Shipping Info
Privacy Policy
Legal Notice
Powered by Beverage Media Group, Copyright © 2014