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Château Trotanoy

The winery is located in the municipality Pomerol in the area of the same name (Bordeaux) It was founded by the Fontémoing family in the middle of the 17th century and was known as "Trop Ennui". By analogy, this means "too much hard work" after the hard-to-machine floor. The following owner family Giraud then changed the less prestigious name to Trotanoy. After several changes of ownership, the estate has been part of the family empire since 1953 Moueix, It is the residence of the legendary company founder Jean-Pierre Moueix. One kilometer west is also the family belonging Château Pétrus, The Trotanoy wine is vinified after similarly strict conditions, it is after the "king of Pomerol" as "crown prince". The vineyards cover eight hectares and are with Merlot (90%) and Cabernet Franc (10%) planted. The extremely long-lived red wine matures 20 to 24 months in up to 50% new barriques,

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