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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Château L'Eglise Clinet

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

Pomerol

Grape Blend:

Merlot | Cab. Franc

Château L'Eglise Clinet, Pomerol, 2014

1x6L £905.00

3 cases

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3x300cl £1,365.00

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6x75cl £650.00

10 cases, 5 bottles

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6x75cl £685.00

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Tasting Note:

Denis described the vintage as 'very hot, a bit of water, and then a fine Indian summer, for the best of good vintages'. Produced from 90% Merlot and 10% Cabernet Franc, the 2014 L'Eglise Clinet is serious and introspective - anyone looking for a blowsy, upfront style of Pomerol should look away. This will require considerable patience. A touch of reduction, reserved initially, but there is some florality and then some glorious crème de mûre fruit, Sanguinello orange intertwined with a complex mineral core and a salty earthy quality. This is classical and serious with lots of grippy extraction and a brooding tannic structure. One for purists with time on their side!

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