CHÂTEAU MAILLET 2018
WINE TASTING NOTES
ABOUT THE WINE
Appellation | Pomerol
Grape | 95% Merlot, 5% Cabernet Franc
Ageing | 100% new French oak barrels
Tasting Notes | Vanilla, black cherries, cocoa
Pairing | Classic French meat dishes, but we recommend a nice roasted lamb or duck!
Drinking | 2024-2050
Critic Notes / Awards | 93-94/100 James Suckling. 93/100 Jeff Leve
ABOUT THE CHÂTEAU
The Moze Berthon family have been producing wine here since 1820 when the 1st purchased the property. But since just 2015 the same family have created their now popular 1st wine, Château Maillet.
Soils: Gravel, clay and sand
Farming: Hand harvested, no pesticides or chemical fertilizers used
Vines: On average 40 years old