£ 10.53/ btl 0.75 L
Details for Jean Leon 3055 Merlot Petit Verdot 2018
Bottle size and vintage
The 3055 is an organic wine range arising from the intention of making high expression wines with a more fresh and fruity style that particularly highlights varietal notes. Recalling symbolically one of his first jobs as a taxi driver, 3055 was Jean Leon’s cab licence number.
A deep, intense shade of red with bluish hints, the wine reveals aromas of ripe almost jammy red fruit on the nose, integrated harmoniously with toasty and spicy notes acquired from its short stay in barrel. Powerful on the entry, preserved fruit and spicy notes reappear on the palate, along with smooth and plentiful tannins and an impressive structure, concluding with a long-lasting and elegant finish.
Matured for 4 months in oak barrels, followed by ageing in bottle.
Cod / Any type of meat / Any type of fish
- ViewPicota cherry red / Intense / Bluish glints
- Bouquet:Spicy notes / Toasty notes / Higly aromatic / Ripe red fruit / Jam / Fruit aromas
- Mouth:Powerful / Balanced / Structured / Long / Oily / Tannic
Founded in 1964, the Jean Leon winery is owned today by the Torres group, but preserves the spirit and philosophy of its creator, Jean Leon, a notable figure with very close links to the world of cinema and the Hollywood glamour of the 1950s and 60s. Quite a legend inside and outside the sphere of wine, Jean Leon is none other than Ceferino Carrión, from Santander and a humble background. After a complicated childhood that took him to Barcelona, Paris and New York, he eve...