A GRAND CRU CLASSÉ OF SAINT-ÉMILION
Explore the peace and tranquility of Château la Dominique estate vineyard located in the breathtaking Saint-Émilion, UNESCO world heritage site, and enjoy the wine tasting in the boutique, the private cellars or the panoramic terrace overlooking the sea of vineyards. La Terrasse Rouge, a genuine belvedere overlooking the vineyards, is the Château’s brasserie offering exceptional regional food all year round.
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Production Region: Saint-Emilion
Appellation: Saint-Emilion, Grand Cru Classé
Vineyard Area: 30 hectares
Wines: Château La Dominique | Relais De La Dominique
Grape Varieties: Merlot | Cabernet Franc | Cabernet Sauvignon
Red and shiny, the new cellar of Château La Dominique was designed by the famous French architect Jean Nouvel. This modern project, as simple as it is daring, hosts the new fermenting room of the wine estate which recently increased from 25 to 30 hectares. The work was completed in March 2014 and it greatly transformed the appearance of the property, carrying the estate forward into the new era.
CHÂTEAU LA DOMINIQUE WINE
With its deep and shiny color, Château La Dominique brings together the generosity of a Saint Emilion and the tipicity of a Pomerol wine.
The nose is intense, characterized by seducing aromas of ripe fruits and subtle spicy notes. In most vintages, you will find truffle and licorice notes, complemented by peppery and woody aromas.
With a sharp attack, it is fleshy and round, with silky and precise tannins. The finish is long and full and leaves you with a pleasant feeling of bliss.
Aimed to be aged in most vintages, but can also be appreciated during its early years.
TERROIR & KNOW-HOW
In order to balance performance and environmental conservation, particular attention is given to the vineyard of La Dominique. Each plot is closely monitored, and its individual characteristics are taken into account for the vine works required throughout the seasons. For several years, the vineyard has been managed according to rules of sustainable agriculture.
CHÂTEAU LA DOMINIQUE CARACTERISTICS
Château La Dominique, 33330 Saint-Emilion, France