Thursday, 22 December 2011
This wine received 87 points from Wine Spectator in the March 31st 2011 issue.
This wine is a blend of 53% Cabernet Sauvignon, 43% Merlot, and 4% Petit Verdot. 25,000 cases were made.
The chateau owner is Philippe Cuvelier. The vineyard soil type is Gunzian gravel. The vines are planted to a density of 10,000 vines per hectare. The average age of the vines is thirty years. The wine spent 12 months in barrel of which 30% were new. The grapes were harvested from the 6th to the 24th October 2008.
Colour : Plummy red
Aroma : Blackcurrant, plums, cedar, herbs
Taste : Tobacco, tannic finish, blackcurrant, plums, green cedar
Alcohol : 13%
Price : 267 SEK
Mark : C-
Website : Chateau Poujeaux