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CHATEAU GRAVES DE PEZ
This 7 acres estate is managed by the 3rd generation of the Saint- Martin family. Maxime Saint - Martin has recently acquired one additional acre in 2015.
Blend signed by Eric Boissenot, “the oenologist of the Grands Crus ” (Châteaux Latour, Lafite, Margaux, Léoville Las Cases, Giscours).
The vineyard is divided in 3 plots nested next to Chateau Montrose, Cos
d’Estournel and Les Ormes de Pez. The soil is the same as Cos d’Estournel (Graves Garonnaises 75%) and Clay limestone for 25%.
GRAVE DE PEZ 2015
50% CABERNET SAUVIGNON
10% PETITE VERDOT
GREEN HARVEST TO FAVOR LOW YIELD AND INCREASE QUALITY. SYSTEMATIC SORTING OF THE GRAPES IN THE VINEYARD.MEDOCAN TRADITIONAL VINIFICATION WITH WINEMAKING PROCESS IN THERMO REGULATED STAINLESS STEELS VATS. YIELD: 30-40HL/HA.
ON THE NOSE, RED BERRIES, EARTHY CHERRY, FLORAL WITH A TOUCH OF MENTHOL. ON THE PALATE, FRESH, RICH, CONCENTRATED FRUITS WITH A LIGHT CHOCOLATE FLAVOR. MILD TANNINS LONG LENGHT.
DECANTING IS RECOMMENDED. THE WINE IS NOT TREATED, THE SEDIMENTS ARE NATURAL.
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