Château Clinet, Pomerol
Château Clinet is located on the highest part of the famous Pomerol plateau and it is home to one of the oldest vineyards in the appellation, with traces of the vineyard's existence dating back to 1595.
The estate spreads onto 11.3 hectares. The vineyard is made of 88% Merlot and 12% Cabernet Sauvignon and vines are averaging 40 years of age.
The underground cellar enables winemaking operations to be performed with gravity flow. The wine is aged in oak barrels and is neither fined nor filtered before bottling.
The average yearly production is 45,000 bottles. The second wine is named Fleur de Clinet.
The Estate is also producing in a separate cellar a range of wine named “Ronan By Clinet” which is imported in exclusivity by Wine Gallery in Thailand.
Photos courtesy of Château Clinet