Home > PROMOTION > OVERSEAS STOCK > ETS JEAN-PIERRE MOUEIX - Stock in France >

6684 CH.TROTANOY POMEROL 2015 1500ml x 1 [OWC1, Stock in France]
6684 CH.TROTANOY POMEROL 2015 1500ml x 1 [OWC1, Stock in France]


 
Stock in France
[1 magnum OWC]

Price HK$3,980.00

Stock Status:Available

Code: F06310151AAK2015
Qty:

Information
 
*Stock in France
*Delivery : 5 - 8 weeks to Hong Kong from order confirmation
*Payment : By Bank Transfer only, within 7 days from order confirmation.
*Sold by Case unit only
*Package : 1 magnum OWC



Purchased by Jean-Pierre Moueix in 1953, Château Trotanoy has been considered one of the premier crus of Pomerol since the end of the eighteenth century. The soil of Château Trotanoy is a very dense mixture of clay and gravel which tends to solidify as it dries out after rain to an almost concrete-like hardness, hence the name “Trotanoy,” or, in other words, “too wearisome” to cultivate.

The Trotanoy vineyard slopes gently to the west. The soil at the highest point of exposure contains a good proportion of gravel, becoming progressively more dominated by clay as the elevation declines. Under this clay is a subsoil of red gravel and an impermeable layer of hard, iron-rich soil known as “crasse de fer.” This fascinating soil diversity brings power, depth and complexity to the wine. Trotanoy is vinified in small concrete vats, while maturation takes place in oak barrels.

Trotanoy is a naturally profound and richly-concentrated wine, with immensely deep colour and a nose of great density and power, repeated on the palate with the addition of creamy, dark chocolate notes. With outstanding ageing potential, Château Trotanoy produces a wine of enormous complexity and depth, with an incredible concentration of flavour derived from its very old vines.

RP97

Composed of 93% Merlot and 7% Cabernet Franc, the 2015 Trotanoy reveals a medium to deep garnet-purple color and comes prancing out of the glass with the most striking black fruit preserves, plum pudding, red currant jelly and blueberry compote notions, followed up by nuances of rose petals, chocolate box, licorice and menthol plus a waft of wild mushrooms. Full-bodied, rich and decadent, it fills the palate with generous perfumed black and blue fruit layers with a seductive frame of velvety tannins and seamless freshness, finishing very long and very minerally. (RobertParker.com)

WE96

This wine is rich with tannins and superb fruit. The blackberries and black plums are succulent and chewy, giving the wine an opulent, ripe character. This 18-acre vineyard, with 93% Merlot, has produced an impressive wine. Drink from 2027. (WineEnthusiast)

WS96

This is laden with fig bread, ganache, smoldering tobacco, warm currant confiture and fig paste aromas and flavors that rumble through a charcoal-tinged finish. Dense, but the grip is thoroughly melded with the fruit, giving this a very composed feel through the lengthy finish. Best from 2024 through 2040.

WS96-99

Packed from the get-go, with tightly coiled dark fig, blackberry and black currant paste notes, while singed alder and juniper accents form the frame. Roasted tobacco and dark earth elements takes over on the brick house finish. A very strong showing. (WineSpectator)






Établissements Jean-Pierre Moueix = JPM, is a Bordeaux négociant house founded by Jean-Pierre Moueix in 1937, situated in Libourne. Jean-Pierre Moueix retired in 1978 and died in 2003. In 1991 his son Christian Moueix became president of JPM, while the grandson Edouard Moueix in the company since 2003.

JPM is famous and respected as a specialist of right bank among the wine-professionals. Exclusively or major part of top chateaux (ex : Lafleur
, Gazin etc) are distributed by JPM. Besides, JPM owns and produces Trotanoy, La Fleur Petrus, Hosanna, Lagrange a Pomerol etc.

Chateau Petrus was managed by Christian Moueix since 1971, but he stated in 2008 his intention to distance himself from Petrus, limiting his role to that of a consultant.




Share your knowledge of this product. Be the first to write a review »

more products in the same category

PROMOTION > OVERSEAS STOCK > ETS JEAN-PIERRE MOUEIX - Stock in France
PROMOTION > OVERSEAS STOCK > ETS JEAN-PIERRE MOUEIX - Stock in France > TROTANOY
PROMOTION > OVERSEAS STOCK
SELECTION > ETS JEAN-PIERRE MOUEIX
WINE LIST > COUNTRY > FRANCE > BORDEAUX > POMEROL
WINE LIST > COUNTRY > FRANCE
WINE LIST > COUNTRY > FRANCE > BORDEAUX
WINE LIST > TYPE > RED