Chateau La Ganne, Pomerol 2016
First, the Château La Ganne wine is typical of Pomerol. With its appealing and feminine character, refined and powerful at the same time, the Merlot is a wine that can age, but can also be enjoyed young. This characteristic offers a large range of gourmet harmonies, with delicate dishes as well as simple meals.
Then, the soil consists of sandy gravel over a subsoil of Franc. This is the particularity of Pomerol which gives the wine this incomparable smoothness and velvety tannings.
Grapes Varieties: 90% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Franc
The vines are aged 60 to 90 year old.
Tasting Notes: Chateau La Ganne has at first, a very deep colour. Also you will enjoy a generous fruit freshness; round, sweet and fleshy. Then a sensation of velvet in the mouth. Overall the finish is long very ripe tannins. Surprising aromatic richness with a very good balance. Power and elegance in the fantastic Vintage.
Food Pairing Suggestions: A fabulous pairing with Cheese such as coulommiers, You will also enjoy it with a grilled meat or meat in sauce. Especially with the prime rib or a delicious tomahawk.
The entire vineyard is given over to ORGANIC AGRICULTURE.
Importantly, for the new plantings, The chateau cultivates the soil in a traditional way. To respect the vines and the nature the grapes are hand Harvested. Then, for good aeration, they carry out the tillage of our old vines in the traditional ways of the past, using the horse. Both the terroir and the care of our vines reflects well for the production of our exceptional wines.
Merlot vines, the king of Pomerol, accounts for 90 percent of vines planted while the last 10 percent planted are Cabernet Franc.