The fine wine from Château L’Evangile is described in an old edition of “Grand vins de Bordeaux” (Dussault Press) as “...full and elegant wines, with an unmistakable finesse and bouquet.” For many fans, the subtle and elegant quality is indeed the mark of this wine.
Merlot, 80-90%, Cabernet Franc, 10-20%.
Length of ageing in oak barrels:
18 months, including 70% in new barrels.
Average annual production:
2,000 to 3,000 cases.