Pomerol - Chateau les Hauts Conseillants

DescriptionName: Château les Hauts Conseillants Pomerol
Color: Red
Grape(s): Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec
Appellation: Lalande de Pomerol- Bordeaux
Maker: Château les Hauts Conseillants
Vintage: 2003
Cost: $25.00
Comments: No insult intended, but this wine is much bigger than most Pomerols, to the point of being closer to a California than French style wine. We loved it.

Food PairingsMeats & Seafood: Poached, grilled, fried, baked or roasted beef, lamb, pork, game and game birds.
Sauce: Au jus, savory, tomato, mustard, peppercorn
Cheese: Soft or hard goat cheese.
Other: Taste ProfileNotes: A complex mix of fruity and savoury aromas and flavours, with a gentle texture, rounded tannin and superb richness and intensity on the finish.Quick Classification: Big Red

Private NotesSource: Birthday dinner at Chez Nous 2010