Wine Chateau Patache d'Aux, Medoc AOC, 2012
Reviews of purchase Chateau Patache d'Aux, Medoc AOC, 2012
Wine of deep ruby color.
The wine has a full, rich, sweet fruity taste with firm tannins. In the aftertaste remains tone graphite and chocolate.
The bouquet of wine aromas of dark plums felt, stewed figs and blackberries.
Wine will be perfect pair with spicy meat dishes and hard cheeses.
In the production of wine Chateau d'Eau Patashev use local varieties of red grapes - Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. The grapes are harvested from 25-year-old vines, and then the harvest is sorted, subjected to destemming and light compression. Fermentation takes place in stainless steel tanks under strictly controlled temperature, in casks of oak. Holding for 12 months in barriques made of French oak, 33% of which - new.
Vintage 2010 received awards at competitions "Decanter World Wine Awards", "International Wine Challenge", "Challenge International du Vin", "Concours General Agricole Paris", "Concours Mondial de Bruxelles", "Concours des Grands Vins de France Macon" in 2012-2013.
Winery Chateau Patache d'Aux since 1964 owned by the family LaPaglia. Chateau is located in the commune of Begadan in the prestigious top of the Medoc region. The total vineyard area is 43 hectares, the average age of the vines - 35 years.