1998 La Fleur du Chateau d'Armens, Grand Cru Saint-Emilion
|Style:||red wine, medium-bodied, smooth and dry|
|Origin:||France, Bordeaux, Libournais|
|Appellation:||Saint-Emilion Grand Cru|
|Date tasted:||14 January 2004|
|Price when tasted:||£12.16|
<li> a great wine at a great price <li> drink now or keep for a couple of years <br><br> Château d'Armens was bought in 1999 by Alexandre de Malet Roquefort, son of Leo de Malet Roquefort of La Gaffelière and Tertre-Daugay. The wines have taken on a new
Deep, full colour showing very ripe Merlot grapes from superb 1998 harvest. Soft, seductive fruit on the nose and rounded, even slightly exotic taste on the palate. Smooth, appealing, with definite class. Drink 2001-2003.