Château La Dominique 2014

55,50 €

TASTING NOTES

The color is deep and brilliant red, then on the nose the bouquet is intense and evolves towards more subtle scents of truffle..

The palate is fleshy and round, the notes of fruits such as raspberry and cherry mingle with spices to reveal a beautiful structure on velvety and fine tannins.

TERROIR

Clayey-gravelly, clayey-limestone and sands on clay

AVERAGE AGE OF THE VINE

35 years

BLEND

85 % Merlot 15 % Cabernet Franc

CELLAR

16 months in barrels: 60 % new wood

"This is a more extracted style of top Bordeaux, but there is plenty of ripe fruit and cool tannins underneath. Chewy and polished texture. Give it two or three years to open."

93/100 - James Suckling