Château Léoville-Poyferré, Bordeaux, France 2014
Regular price £135.20
Winemaking at Léoville dates to 1638 at this 2nd Growth Grand Cru Classé estate. Château Léoville Poyferré was established in 1840 when Baron Jean-Marie de Poyferré added his name to Léoville. Since 1920, the estate has been nurtured by the Cuvelier family.
Dispersed over 200 acres of Saint-Julien, the vineyards reflect all the richness and diversity of the appellation. Over 60% of the land is planted with Cabernet Sauvignon, with vines averaging 40 years old.
Château Léoville-Poyferré 2014
60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 35% Merlot, 2% Petit Verdot, 3% Cabernet Franc. An explosive fruit, combined with a nice fat and persistence. One of the most remarkable bottles of Saint Julien and Medoc in general. A magnificent 2nd Classified Growth.