Donjon de Lamarque Haut-Médoc 2012

Château de Lamarque

Donjon de Lamarque Haut-Médoc
2012

$29.55

* Suggested retail price
Product code
13755613
Format
12 x 750ml
Listing type
Private import
Status
Not available
Country
France
Regulated designation
Appellation origine controlée (AOC)
Region
Bordeaux
Appellation
Haut-Médoc
Varietal(s)
Cabernet Sauvignon
Merlot
Color
Red
Closure type
Cork
Winery's website

About this winery

Château de Lamarque is a delightful Haut-Médoc property which is situated on the left bank of the Gironde, to the north of Margaux, on the south of Pauillac and Saint-Julien. Pierre-Gilles and Marie-Hélène Gromand d’Evry are determined to make the best Haut-Médoc wine possible here and have done their utmost to achieve this goal. Because the quality of the harvest and the nurturing of the vines is essential to the finished wine, Marie-Hélène Gromand d'evry took steps to improve...

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Tasting notes

D de Lamarque 2012 has a delicate red colour with light orange tints. The wine is on the fruit and fleshy, with vanilla notes and spicy. It is well balanced and structured and long in the mouth. Ready and pleasant to drink young, it has, also, a good capacity to age.

Viticultural notes

Preservation : Up to 8 years reflecting the above notes. After this period, the wine will show more mature characteristics.

Winemaking notes

Traditional, in thermoregulated stainless steel vats. D de Lamarque is produced from a bleeding on every vat. It is allows a better fruit concentration. These bleeding are separately vinified.D de Lamarque is the second wine of Château de Lamarque. The letter D means “Donjon”. Château de Lamarque is a beautiful Haut-Médoc estate of 35 hectares of vines planted on a good terroir. Château de Lamarque produces wines of excellence, characterized by finesse and elegance.