Chateau Clerc Milon 2009 Pauillac 5eme-Cru
Chateau Clerc Milon is a 5th Growth (5eme Cru) estate in the 1855 Classification of the Medoc. Located across the road from Chateau Lafite-Rothschild, Ch. Clerc Milon was purchased by the Rothschild (Mouton) family in 1970.
The wine is typically a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon (approximately 70%), Merlot (20%) and Cabernet Franc; matured in oak barrels for 18 months.
This bottle is from the truly remarkable 2009 vintage.