Blason de L’Evangile 2014, A.C. Pomerol
Blason de L’Evangile is produced using fruit from the younger vines at Chateau L’Evangile, in the appellation of Pomerol. The blend is Merlot rich with a small percentage of Cabernet Franc. Blason shares many of the same characteristics as its counterpart, although tends to reach optimum maturity earlier, and won’t cellar for quite as long. Blessed with unique soils, the vineyards of L’Evangile produces wonderfully supple wines with layers of rich red fruit.
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Blason de L’Evangile 2014 possesses a purple edged ruby colour. The nose offers sweet baked cherry tart, black plum jam, vanilla, cocoa and toast. The palate has supple tannins with perfectly weighted acidity which helps to underpin the suave red fruit. After four years in the bottle this vintage has shaken off it’s oak influence to reveal layers of gorgeously rich fruit.
Blason de L’Evangile 2014 is plush and juicy and shows brilliantly after an hour in the decanter.
Two hours before serving
2017 to 2025
roast beef or lamb
Domaines Baron de Rothschild (Lafite)
Merlot and Cabernet Franc
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