Château Chantalouette Pomerol 2012

Jean-Pierre Moueix

Château Chantalouette Pomerol
2012

$52.25

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Product code
12127279
Format
12 x 750ml
Listing type
SAQ Specialty by lot
Status
Available
Country
France
Regulated designation
Appellation origine protégée (AOP)
Region
Bordeaux
Appellation
Pomerol
Varietal(s)
Merlot 70 %
Cabenet Sauvignon 15 %
Cabarnet-Franc 15 %
Alcohol percentage
13.5%
Color
Red
Closure type
CORK-Natural
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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

Under the garnet colour, the nose is medium and simple. Enjoy this dry, medium-bodied and woody red featuring refreshing acidity. On the palate, it showcases smooth tannins and a broad mouthfeel that leads into a medium finish.