Chateau St-Emilion 2015

Jean-Pierre Moueix

Chateau St-Emilion
2015

$29.90

* Suggested retail price
Product code
13834346
Format
12 x 750ml
Listing type
Private import
Status
Not available
Country
France
Regulated designation
Appellation origine controlée (AOC)
Region
Bordeaux
Appellation
Saint-Emilion grand cru
Classification
Grand cru
Varietal(s)
Merlot
Cabernet-Franc
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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