(From 1997 Vintage) Approximately 20 percent of Cabernet Franc grapes are planted in the vineyard, quite a high amount for Pomerol. The merlot grapes grow in the presence of a light, sandy soil, on the most gravelly part of the property. Appellation: Pomerol Acreage:18 acres Grape varieties: 80% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Franc Production: 3,000 cases Tasting Notes: The wine is medium-bodied with a deep ruby color. The nose is jammy and moderately tannic. A well-structured wine with a long finish.
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Robert ParkerRating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 04/13/2010