Wine Chateau du Domaine de l'Eglise, Pomerol AOC, 2015
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Reviews of purchase Chateau du Domaine de l'Eglise, Pomerol AOC, 2015
The wine is a deep dark red.
The taste of wine is well-balanced, full-bodied, very light and beverages. In the long fruity aftertaste captured pleasant silkiness.
In the aromatic bouquet is dominated by shades of black ripe and juicy fruit that harmoniously underlined seductive tones of spices, warm toast and liquorice.
Wine is served with red meat, pasta, risotto, cheese.
Grape varieties Merlot and Cabernet Franc to create a delicious wine Chateau du Domaine de L'Eglise grown on the same vineyard, is the oldest in Pomerol. He was defeated in 1589. C 1973 Chateau and vineyard in the possession of the family Casteja. In 1956, the vineyard was virtually destroyed due to severe frosts, many vines had to replant again in subsequent years, except for the vines to the impressive age of 40-50 years, who managed to save. Today, the vineyard occupies about 17 acres of land, is grown predominantly Merlot and Cabernet Franc small share. Wine Chateau have mature fruit flavor and velvety texture. Maturation of wines for 16-18 months held in French oak barrels, 60% of which - new. The wine has a good potential of storage - up to 20 years.
Currently Chateau du Domaine de L'Eglise is owned by merchant-Bori-Manu, one of the largest family-owned companies in the production of wine in France. Established in 1870, at first it was called "Eugene Borie Freres", since she owned Bori brothers. After World War II, the brothers Marcel and Francis divided. Marseille became the leader of the economy, whose headquarters is located in Bordeaux, and called it "Borie-Manoux". Today the winery "Borie-Manoux" deals not only production, but also the sale and distribution of its wines both in France and around the world.
The property is the current owner of the family business Philippe Casteja is about 250 hectares of vineyards located in the best areas of the Bordeaux region - O-Médoc, Saint-Estephe, Pomerol, Saint-Emilion, Pauillac. Agriculture Borie-Manoux offers a wide selection of wines - high-quality table wines, wines of Grand Cru Class from its own vineyards and wines of Bordeaux small castles.