Wine "Le Clementin" du Chateau Pape Clement, Pessac-Leognan AOC, 2014
The wine is light golden color with greenish hues.
The wine has a fresh, full, rounded, voluminous flavor with a touch of honey and soft texture.
Wine with a pronounced floral and fruity aroma.
The wine is ideal with fish, seafood, cheese.
Wine "Le Clementin" du Chateau Pape Clement, 2010 is made from a blend of four varieties of white grapes grown on one of the oldest Grand Cru vineyards. The vineyard was founded in the XIII century, Bertrand de Goth, the youngest scion of a noble family from the Bordeaux region, who later became Archbishop, and in 1305 - Pope Clement V. In honor of his castle got its name. This area boasts the fact that it produced wine for the past seven centuries. Chateau vineyard area is 32.5 hectares, of which 2.5 hectares are given under the white grape varieties. Soil of the vineyard consists of the Pyrenees gravel and sand deposits. The average age of the vines is 30 years. Maceration takes place at low temperatures, after which the wine is aged for 18 months in new French oak barrels. The wine is ideal for use in the period from 2013 to 2016.
Chateau Pape Clement belongs to the owner of the great French Grand Cru vineyards - Bernard Magrez (Bernard Magrez), who during his life has acquired 35 wine estates around the world, some of them recently acquired: Portugal, Spain, Argentina, Uruguay and Chile, Japan (on the slopes of Mount Fuji, which produces white wine, which can be compared with the wines of the best terroirs of the world), California (Napa Valley), and in Italy.
Each vineyard Magrez transfers its energy and experience to ensure that he opened his own individuality. His wines are produced in small quantities, so high-quality drinks are very much appreciated by amateurs and experts.
Bernard Magrez called "a composer of rare wines." One of the main goals of Bernard Magrez is opening new little known, but extremely promising terroirs for the production of fine wines. All wines Bernard Magrez with a rich history, many of them marked in various international competitions. The collection of awards Bernard Magrez number of gold medals and higher estimates of experts in 100 points and 5 stars.
"I owe all the blame. It taught me patience and commitment to superior quality. I want each of my vineyard has earned the right to be called beautiful and unusual. Helped to plunge into a dream, gave pleasure and emotions. Another thing I'd like to see in my wines to preserve the history. Their charm and their secrets, I'll always be obliged, "- B. Magrez.