Château Lalande Borie
WHY BUY IT ?
- A wine “made in” Borie family, also owner of Ch. Ducru Beaucaillou, the Super Second of St Julien
- Renowned oenologist consultant: Eric Boissenot
- The signature of Bruno Borie and Eric Boissenot : fine wines with great length in the mouth, in short, the archetypal wines of Saint-Julien
- Once again, very good marks were awarded this year
The history of Château Lalande Borie is related to the purchase of Château Lagrange, Third Classified Growth in 1855, by the current owners in 1964: the Borie Family. Thus was born the Château Lalande Borie is located in the municipality of Saint-Julien-Beychevelle, along the road of great wines along the estuary of the Gironde.
The vineyard, thirty hectares in one piece, located on a gravelly plateau planted with noble grapes having been the subject of a meticulous choice, produces an elegant wine and a great finesse. The grape varieties are composed of 65% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Merlot and 10% Cabernet Franc. During the grape harvest, and for the sake of excellence, sorting is done directly in the vineyard thanks to mobile tables avoiding all contact with grapes litigious. The most precious care taken, both in the vineyard and in the vinification or bottling (oenological control, homogeneity of the lots …), the judicious balance between the modern techniques and the respect of the traditions contributed to the notoriety of the believed.
At the tasting, Château Lalande Borie offers a fresh and elegant wine.
As of the 2019 vintage, the Château Lalande Borie becomes Le Petit Ducru ! You can find all the technical details on this wine here !
- Owners : BORIE family
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