Wine Christian Moueix, Bordeaux AOC, 2012
Wine deep dark cherry color with a slight tinge of brick.
The wine has a fruity taste srednetelym with hints of sweet berries, velvety tannins and a beautiful structure.
Complex aroma of the wine shows ripe plum tones and strawberries.
The wine goes well with poultry in cream sauce, mushroom appetizers, cheeses.
Red wine Christian Moueix, Bordeaux is a line of "Generic", represented by democratic wines from Bordeaux appellasonov individual. Blend wine consists of three grape varieties - Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc. Grapes grown in Bordeaux appellasone different landowners with whom the family Mueks long-term contracts. After maceration and fermentation for three weeks at a controlled temperature in neutral containers, wine was aged for a short time in steel tanks. Potential wine storage - 5-7 years.
Family group Jean-Pierre Moueix was founded by Jean-Pierre Mueksom in 1937. As a young boy, Jean-Pierre in 1930 came in Libourne and engaged in the sale of Bordeaux wines. After a while he turned his attention to the wine regions of Bordeaux such as Pomerol and St. Emilion, unique climate and rich soils are born delightful grapes. In 1937 he established his own company Mueks and traveled to northern Europe in search of his first-class wines. After World War II, Jean-Pierre bought several farms in Pomerol, and in 1964 they were bought by 50% of the vineyards Pétrus. By the end of the 60s Mueks achieves its cherished goal: wine Pomerol and St. Emilion occupy a worthy place in the wine lists of the best restaurants around the world.
Today, the case of Jean-Pierre Mueksa continued by his son, Christian Mueks, the company owns and operates a large part of the best castles Pomerol wine region, which, thanks to Moueix won a high reputation. In addition, thanks to Jean-Pierre and Christian Mueksu Pomerol has become known around the world and stood on a par with the great Medoc. Company Jean-Pierre Moueix is committed to absolute quality and is famous for great wines.
Christian Mueks - one of the most prestigious and highly respected names in the world of wine. In 2008, the magazine Decanter named Christian Mueksa "Man of the Year." He now manages ten farms in Bordeaux, including Chateau Petrus, Château Trotanoy, as well as the famous estate Dominus Estate in Napa Valley.