Bordeaux Jean-Pierre Moueix 2015

Jean-Pierre Moueix

Bordeaux Jean-Pierre Moueix
2015

$19.30

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Product code
13734337
Format
12 x 750ml
Listing type
SAQ Continuous Supply
Status
Available
Country
France
Regulated designation
Appellation origine controlée (AOC)
Region
Bordeaux
Appellation
BORDEAUX
Varietal(s)
Merlot 80 %
Cabernet Franc 20 %
Alcohol percentage
13.5%
Color
Red
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About this winery

Mr. Jean-Pierre Moueix, born in Correze in 1913, arrived with his parents in Saint-Emilion following the 1929 depression. In 1937, he founded his wine merchant business on the Quai du Priourat in Libourne. At that time, the wines of Libourne were little known. Moueix was astute to foresee the Merlot grape’s ability to age as well as their natural charm and ability to seduce. He spent his life promoting these wines internationally. In the 1950’s, he consolidated his merchant business with...

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Tasting notes

JEAN-PIERRE MOUEIX BORDEAUX is ruby red with an intense, complex nose presenting notes of cherry, strawberry and blond tobacco. The palate is powerful and inviting with smooth, silky tannins.