Wine Chateau Malescot St.Exupery AOC 3-em Grand Cru Classe, 2012
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Wine intense garnet-red color with crimson hues.
Delicious wine with a complex, rich flavor and a long finish. Full-bodied, sexy, with notes of ripe fruit and a luxurious texture.
The wine has a deep aroma with notes of ripe berries, juicy fruit, flowers and fragrant tobacco nuances.
The wine is well served with rice, potatoes, pasta, vegetables and meat dishes.
Chateau Malescot St.Exupery made of four varieties of grapes grown on vines economy most adults whose age is not less than 35 years. Characteristic of the Medoc soils contain extensive gravel layer and subsoil consisting of marl, limestone and clay with inclusions of iron. Vineyards with a total area of 24 hectares is located next door to the famous sites of Chateau Margaux, and this is important, because the local terroir is able to bring forth "compelling wines that combine elegance and authority taste" (Robert Parker). During manufacture, the wine is aged 16 months in French oak barrels, 80% of which are updated every year.
The history of the estate Chateau Malescot St.Exupery starts with the XVII century, when they were still owned by the family Escousses, which at the end of the century to sell their property Maitre Simon MALESKI. The current name comes from the Château two previous owners, Simon MALESKI, royal advisor Bordeaux Parliament in 1697, and Count Jean Baptiste Saint-Exupery (owner from 1827 to 1853.). Currently owned by the family winery Zuger from Switzerland. Vineyard area is about 23 hectares, the wines are very feminine and delicate. The farm produces the first wine called "Chateau Malescot St.Exupery" and the second - "La Dame de Malescot".