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BBX marketplace BBX 12 x 75cl bottles BBX1 case £456.00
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2009 Château Lafleur-Gazin, Pomerol, Bordeaux
BBX marketplace BBX 12 x 75cl bottles BBX3 cases £240.00
2013 Château Lafleur-Gazin, Pomerol, Bordeaux
BBX marketplace BBX 12 x 75cl bottles BBX1 case £475.00
2010 Château Lafleur-Gazin, Pomerol, Bordeaux
2006 Château Lafleur-Gazin, Pomerol, Bordeaux
Drink, at peak
The dominant commercial force in Pomerol and St Emilion is the negociant company of Jean-Pierre Moueix. They own a clutch of prime wine estates, have exclusive distribution rights for a further selection and have worked assiduously to promote the lesser lights of the region and its associated appellations.
World-renowned names such as Château Pétrus, Trotanoy, Magdelaine, Lafleur and Lafleur Petrus feature in their portfolio, but one of the less known properties is La Fleur Gazin, situated appropriately between two heavyweights in Lafleur and Gazin.
Pomerol is renowned for producing wines of lush richness, with the fleshiness of the Merlot grape balanced by the firm acidity of the Cabernet Franc to produce wines which, while easy to enjoy young, nevertheless have the capacity to age. Pomerol is a tiny appellation and demand is high, so the effect on prices needs little imagination to calculate, but wines such as this still represent good value as they have yet to scale the lofty heights enjoyed by their better-known neighbours.
The La Fleur Gazin vineyards are planted with a typical Pomerol mix of 80% Merlot and 20% Cabernet Franc. After fermentation the wine spends 20 months ageing in oak barrels, 25% of the barrels are new, each year.