Classification of Wine
AOC Moulis St. Emilion
Varietal: 45% Cabernet Sauvignon 45% Merlot 5% Cabernet Franc 5% Petit Verdot
Vineyard destination: Gravel hilltop of Grand-Poujeaux
Soil: Gravel & clay in subsoil
Vineyard age: 40 years
Yield: 50,000 bottles
The vineyard of Chateau Lestage-Darquier, of the oldest of Moulis, was created at the beginning of the 19th century by M. Darquier. Situated on the west part of the famous gravel hill-top of Grand-Poujeaux. To ensure quality of terroir the wine is classified “Protection Raisonnee du Vignoble”.
Intense aromas, the wine presents hints of spices and vanilla, aged in French oak barrels for 12 months, 1/3 new.
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Case Size: 12”x10”x7”
Full Weight Case: 18.5lb