Category: Red, full-bodied, earthy and black fruits.

 

If you like: To drink what is simply the best?! The terroir that gives VCC wines is nothing less than the neighbor of Petrus and Lafleur all 3 located in the best Pomerol's area, a truly magical place! Simply a bucket list wine that will take you on a special journey as you experience it.

 

Taste like: Jancis Robinson, says “Bright crimson. Fresh, meaty, savoury nose. Much less obviously sweet than Le Pin from the same family – though there is a certain freshness and bloodiness. Reminds me a little of Haut-Brion in its fresh frank expression. Very firm. Very precise – no flatterer. Quite cool. Good attack.”

 

Area: Pomerol (Bordeaux, right bank)

Farming: Sustainable

Grapes: Merlot (65%), Cabernet Franc (25%), Cabernet Sauvignon (10%)

Occasion: Life is too short to find a good excuse to drink this wine. You love wine and extreme sensation, get one crack a bottle, close your eyes and enjoy the concerto in your mouth!

Serving suggestions: First, don't forget to decant 30 min to 1 hour.

Food match: Best paired with grilled chops, veal, pork or lamb, especially with herbs such as thyme, rosemary, and oregano. Great with a steak, especially in a red wine sauce, a beef Wellington, roast rack or leg of lamb, served pink or even with a roast chicken, turkey, and guineafowl.

Estimated cellaring potential: 12 to 25 years.

2008 Vieux Chateau Certan, Pomerol, Merlot, Cabernet franc, Cabernet sauvignon

AU$490.00Price

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    Mosaique Wines

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