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CHATEAU LA FLEUR-PETRUS

19 January 2016 Feature, News

An important article on Chateau La Fleur-Pétrus has appeared on the Wine Spectator, as below.  James Molesworth writes that for Christian Moueix, “it is arguably at  La Fleur-Pétrus that the Moueix flag flies the highest” and “with newfound focus and a now-established vineyard base for his family’s longest-owned estate, it would seem that Christian Moueix has finally built his flagship”. Those are enormous statements considering Christian Moueix’ history and extraordinary properties.

As always with Christian Moueix, no decisions are taken lightly or quickly; the renewed work at La Fleur-Pétrus has been a decade in the making, and if you speak with him, he’ll tell you to wait another decade to see how this property truly develops.  As the exclusive U.S. importer of LFP since the 2003 vintage, we’ve been watching carefully, and think the wine is pretty out of sight now.

Full article here.