The 2004 vintage of Clinet is just starting to drink well, after 7 years of maturation. You'll find dark fruit, medium tannins, polish and the elegance you'd expect from a Pomerol. Delicious with stews and game. Chateau Clinet is located in the heart of the famed Pomerol appellation, about 40km from the actual city of Bordeaux. The vineyards are comprised of some of the best terrior of the appellation, set upon the best gravel terraces which produce the best Merlot in the entire world. Both elegant and intense, with fine and deeply structured aromas, Chateau Clinet is the epitome of elegance and is unanimously regarded as one of the most prestigious wines in the world.
The undisputed king of France's wine regions, Bordeaux sits amidst and astride the rivers Dordogne and Garonne. Accounting for some 800 million bottles produced each year, Bordeaux has built its reputation on quality, with some of the world's most sought-after wines being crafted along the river banks. Bordeaux also creates a large amount of table wine, mostly sourced from the lesser of Bordeaux's 57 appellations. Bordeaux boasts over 10,000 winemakers. Known mostly for the red blends, Bordeaux also enjoys notoriety for its excellent sweet white wines, as well as several high-quality dry whites created mostly in the central regions between the two rivers.