(1989 Vintage) As is traditional in Pomerol, the grape blend of this estate is mainly Merlot (65%) which gives the fruit, the body and the softness to the wine, the rest being planted in Cabernet Franc, which gives structure and finesse. The vines are of an average age of 30 years. The cellar operations are mainly traditional, mixed with the best of modern methods. L'Evangile has the full color, the tannins and the bouquet of the grapes from the Pomerol area. After fermentation, the wine is kept in oak casks f...
Wine Spectator(1989 Vintage)