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2016 Chateau Trotanoy

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2016 Château Trotanoy - A Masterpiece from Pomerol

Delve into the splendor of the 2016 Château Trotanoy, an embodiment of Pomerol's unparalleled finesse and strength. This esteemed estate, with its storied vineyards that have overcome the challenges of nature, including the notorious 'trop ennui' (too much trouble) mud, which gave Trotanoy its name, crafts wines that are celebrated globally for their intensity, balance, and longevity. The 2016 vintage stands as a testament to the exceptional conditions of the year, characterized by a perfect balance of ripeness, structure, and aromatic complexity.

Key Features:

  • 🍇 Vintage: 2016 - A year celebrated for its near-perfect growing season, resulting in wines of exceptional quality with remarkable aging potential.
  • 🏞️ Origin: Nestled in the heart of Pomerol, Bordeaux, Château Trotanoy's vineyards are renowned for their iron-rich clay soils, which contribute to the depth and complexity of the wine.
  • 🍇 Grape Varieties: A dominant blend of Merlot with a touch of Cabernet Franc, reflecting the quintessence of Pomerol's varietal expression.
  • 🍷 Flavor Profile: The 2016 vintage unveils a rich tapestry of aromas, from ripe black cherries and plums to hints of truffle, violets, and dark chocolate. On the palate, it is both powerful and refined, with a silky texture that envelops the mouth, leading to a complex, lingering finish that reveals layers of fruit, spice, and mineral nuances.
  • 🌍 Exceptional Terroir: The unique terroir of Château Trotanoy, marked by its mix of gravel and deep clay, plays a pivotal role in the wine's character, imparting a remarkable intensity and capacity for aging.
  • 🍇 Meticulous Vinification: The winemaking process at Château Trotanoy is characterized by careful attention to detail, from selective handpicking of grapes to the use of gravity-fed techniques and precise aging in French oak barrels, ensuring the wine's exceptional quality and distinctiveness.
  • 🍷 Aging Potential: The 2016 Château Trotanoy is built to age gracefully, promising to unfold its complexity and richness over decades, making it a prized addition to any collector's cellar.
  • 🍽️ Food Pairing: This opulent wine pairs exquisitely with a range of dishes, from roasted meats and game to complex sauces and aged cheeses, elevating the dining experience to new heights.
  • 🍷 Serving Recommendation: For the optimal tasting experience, decanting the wine for at least one hour before serving is recommended, allowing it to express its full range of flavors and aromas.

Indulge in the excellence of the 2016 Château Trotanoy, a wine that captures the heart and soul of Pomerol. A symbol of winemaking mastery and the rich heritage of Bordeaux, this vintage invites connoisseurs and enthusiasts alike to experience

2016 Chateau Trotanoy
2016 Chateau Trotanoy
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