Wine Chateau La Fleur-Petrus, Pomerol AOC, 2004
The color of wine - dark, ruby-purple.
Juicy taste of the wine balanced. The richness of colors, silky tannins and a long finish make this wine very attractive.
In a crowded and seductive aroma of wine felt notes of black fruit, cassis and dark cherries.
The wine goes well with red meats, game and mature cheeses.
Winery Château La Fleur-Petrus is located in the commune of Pomerol and takes its name from the nearest neighbors - Petrus and lock "Lafleur". In 1953, this winery was purchased by Jean-Pierre Mueksom. In 1994, after the purchase of the neighboring vineyards in Chateau Le Gay area economy has expanded to 36 acres, 80% of which are occupied by Merlot grapes, and 20% - Cabernet Franc. Together with vineyards old house was purchased, dated 1782 year, which was later restored, was built a new cellar, designed to create a new assemblyazha wine "Chateau La Fleur-Petrus" with the addition of Cabernet Franc.
"Chateau La Fleur-Petrus" - an elegant classic Bordeaux wine that can age for decades, only to improve your already beautiful style. Starting with the 1998 vintage wine quality has improved every year, increasing the richness, depth and fullness of flavor. For the production of wine grapes are harvested by hand, fermentation takes place in concrete vats, which is normal for wines Mueksa, and in general for appellasona. After fermentation, the wine is aged 18-20 months in oak barrels, a third of which are new. Vintage 2006 was very successful, aided by beautiful weather. Therefore, the best Bordeaux winemakers have released well-balanced red wines.
Names Jean-Pierre and Christian Mueksa today are virtually synonymous Pomerol. It is this family has had a huge impact on the entire appellason. Most of the best Pomerol châteaux belongs or is managed by Jean-Pierre Mueksa. In addition, due to this winemaker Pomerol became known worldwide, and its wine stood on a par with the great Medoc.