The name of Lynch Moussas comes from a division of Count Lynch's property into Lynch Moussas and Lynch Bages in the 19th century. Chateau Lynch Moussas was purchased by the Castéja family in the early 1900s and inherited by Emile Castéja who then look charge of its management. Gravelly rises at Lynch Moussas account for the perfectly drained soil, ideal for producing quality wine. Il is this special terroir that makes this estate, together with all the top wines of Pauillac, among the best wines in the world. Their roundness, colour bouquet, flavour and finesse are much sought after by connoisseurs everywhere. Only the choicest vats produced on the estate are sold under the name of Chateau Lynch Moussas. This great growth wine is famous for its deep colour, elegant bouquet and delicious flavor. it graces some the finest tables in the world.
Wine Advocate-Parker :
A dark plum/ruby/garnet color is accompanied by aromas of damp earth, forest floor and sweet red and black currant fruit, ripe tannin and medium body. This well-made effort can be enjoyed now and over the next 7-10 years.
|Grape varieties||Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot|
|Revue du Vin de France||15|
|Producer/Bottled by||CHATEAU LYNCH MOUSSAS 33300 BORDEAUX FRANCE|
|Classification||5e cru classe|
- R. Gabriel : 16
- J. Robinson : 16
- Vineyard : Medoc
- Wine Spectator : 89
- Country : France
- Grape varieties : Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot