Wine Chateau Grand Moulinet, Pomerol AOC, 2010
Reviews of purchase Chateau Grand Moulinet, Pomerol AOC, 2010
Wine is a very bright ruby red color.
Well structured, powerful wine with a fruity flavor with strong tannin foundation.
The aroma of wine is made up of notes of red berries, dark cherry, spice, earth, vanilla and wood tones.
The wine goes well with grilled meat, grilled, and farm cheeses.
Dry red wine Chateau Grand Moulinet, 2010 is a Bordeaux blend of grape varieties Merlot and Cabernet Franc. The grapes are grown in the area, located on the terraced plateau that forms a smooth descent to the valley at the river island. The vineyard is located near Saint-Emilion. The upper layers of the soil of the vineyard consists of a fairly compact composed of gravel, clay and sand. Dirt subsoil contains large amounts of iron oxide, which locals call the "iron mud" and the Russian phenomenon colloquially referred to as "rust." This layer of subsoil gives the drink special, peculiar only to wines of Pomerol appellasona, character and style. Harvested by hand, the grapes then twice through the sorting table. Prolonged maceration takes 5 weeks. Aged in new oak barrels lasts 10 to 12 months. The wine is bottled directly at the Chateau.
Wine Chateau Grand Molyneux has received the following awards:
- Vintage 2012 - Gold in the competition "Challenge International de Bourg-Blaye";
- Vintage 2010 - Gold at the contest "Agricole Paris, 2011";
- Vintage 2010 - Gold in the competition "Challenge International du Vin Bourg-Blaye";
- Vintage 2010 - Gold at the contest "Concours de Bordeaux Vins d'Aquitaine";
- Vintage 2009 - Gold in the competition "Challenge International, 2011".
Five generations of the family Ollet-Fourreau consistently bought various Chateau in the Bordeaux region. The vineyard Château Grand Moulinet occupies three hectares in the commune of Pomerol, the name of which comes from the Latin word "Pomum", meaning "fruit." Apart from Pomerol wine it is known that during archeological excavations here were found pieces of polished silicon belonging to the Neolithic period. Next to the world famous vineyards such as Petrus, invisible work of many winegrowers, processes its portion of the vineyard, sometimes quite tiny - less than one hectare - a selfless love for the cause.
Company Producta Vignobles, uniting under his command more than 20 wineries and cellars, appeared in 1949. The company holds leading positions in the market of wines from the Bordeaux region and south-western France. Product Vinobl - cooperative trading company with an impeccable reputation - is a long-term supplier for a variety of professionals in the sector of retail sales, restaurants, hotels and wine industry.