A rising superstar in the Wine World collections is Helene Garcin Leveque: owner of 4 Chateaux in the
Proof of that fact is her aunt's winery next door, Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte with 95-100 average in the past 3 years. Helene and her husband have also ventured into winemaking in
The attraction is immediate with a deep garnet color, followed by a nose of blackberries, cassis and plums. Sweet, rich tannins follow and a hint of spice develops. This is a medium bodied wine with a touch of softness and a well integrated finish. At $11.99 a bottle, it is hard not to be impressed.
For more information visit any Chan’s Wine World location in Destin and South Walton.