Merlot

Merlot

The most widely planted grape in Bordeaux and a grape that has been on a relentless expansion drive throughout the world in the last decade. Merlot is adaptable to most soils and is relatively simple to cultivate. It is a vigorous naturally high yielding grape that requires savage pruning - over-cropped Merlot-based wines are dilute and bland. It is also vital to pick at optimum ripeness as Merlot can quickly lose its varietal characteristics if harvested overripe.

In St.Emilion and Pomerol it withstands the moist clay rich soils far better than Cabernet grapes, and at it best produces opulently rich, plummy clarets with succulent fruitcake-like nuances. Le Pin, Pétrus and Clinet are examples of hedonistically rich Merlot wines at their very best. It also plays a key supporting role in filling out the middle palate of the Cabernet-dominated wines of the Médoc and Graves.

Merlot is now grown in virtually all wine growing countries and is particularly successful in California, Chile and Northern Italy.

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Chateau de Fonbel, Ready, but will keep,

Bottle

£23.95

Case price (12)
£287.40

Bottle 12 x 75cl 49cs

£212.64
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Chateau Feytit-Clinet, Ready, but will keep,

Bottle

£25.00

Case price (12)
£300.00

Bottle 12 x 75cl 45cs

£223.08
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Chateau Clinet, Ready, but will keep,

Bottle

£13.50

Bottle 12 x 75cl 20cs

£108.12
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Bottle

£16.00

Case price (12)
£172.80 Saving £19.20

Bottle 12 x 75cl 5cs

£117.12
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Ch. Teyssier, For laying down,

Bottle

£18.50

Case price (6)
£111.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 17cs

£79.08
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Chateau du Pavillon, Ready, but will keep,

Bottle

£19.95

Case price (6)
£119.70

Bottle 6 x 75cl 4cs

£86.34
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For laying down,

Case price (Bottle 6 x 75cl)

£120.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 10cs

£76.56

Bottle 12 x 75cl 1cs

£220.00
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Ready, but will keep,

Bottle

£22.50

Case price (6)
£135.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 11cs

£99.06
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Bottle

£27.95

Case price (6)
£167.70

Bottle 6 x 75cl 24cs

£126.30
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Ready, but will improve,

Bottle

£39.00

Case price (12)
£468.00

Bottle 12 x 75cl 1cs

£363.12
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For laying down,

Case price (Imperial 1 x 600cl)

£291.98

Imperial 1 x 600cl 7cs

£225.46

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£160.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£180.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 2cs

£225.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£285.00
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For laying down,

Case price (Bottle 6 x 75cl)

£1,801.14

Bottle 6 x 75cl 29cs

£1,487.52

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£1,690.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£1,776.00
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Bottle 6 x 75cl 2cs

£345.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£380.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£385.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 5cs

£398.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£590.00
New To BBX

Magnum 1 x 150cl 1cs

£200.00

D. Magnum 1 x 300cl 1cs

£270.00

Imperial 1 x 600cl 1cs

£600.00

Imperial 1 x 600cl 1cs

£750.00

Salmanaz. 1 x 900cl 1cs

£950.00
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Chateau Pavie, For laying down,

Case price (Bottle 12 x 75cl)

£4,740.00

Bottle 12 x 75cl 5cs

£3,317.16

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£1,525.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£1,600.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 2cs

£1,695.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£1,750.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 2cs

£1,798.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£1,800.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 4cs

£2,000.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£2,255.00

Bottle 12 x 75cl 1cs

£3,100.00

Bottle 12 x 75cl 2cs

£3,750.00
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Case price (Bottle 3 x 75cl)

£1,674.84

Bottle 3 x 75cl 3cs

£1,388.97

Bottle 3 x 75cl 1cs

£1,295.00

Bottle 3 x 75cl 1cs

£1,300.00

Methusel. 1 x 600cl 1cs

£6,000.00
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Petrus, Ready, but will keep,
Soiled Labels

Magnum

£3,475.60

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Petrus, Ready, but will keep,

Case price (Bottle 12 x 75cl)

£69,957.48

Bottle 12 x 75cl 1cs

£58,271.04

Case price (Bottle 3 x 75cl)

£17,489.37

Original Wooden Case

Bottle 3 x 75cl 1cs

£14,567.76
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For laying down,

Bottle 12 x 75cl 1cs

£550.00
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For laying down,

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£999.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£1,050.00
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Chateau Angelus, For laying down,

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£1,998.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£2,450.00
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Jean-Pierre Moueix, For laying down,

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£170.00
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For laying down,
New To BBX

Bottle 3 x 75cl 1cs

£3,250.00
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For laying down,

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£487.00
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Chateau l'Eglise-Clinet, For laying down,

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£1,060.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 2cs

£1,398.00
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Vieux Chateau Certan, For laying down,
New To BBX Original Wooden Case

Bottle 6 x 75cl 5cs

£1,450.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£1,500.00
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Petrus, For laying down,
New To BBX

Bottle 3 x 75cl 1cs

£10,000.00
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Clos Fourtet, For laying down,

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£450.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£478.00
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