This is the second wine from the Château Longueville Comtesse de Lalande and was first produced in 1973.
The estate was acquired in January 2007 by the Rouzaud family of the champagne house Louis Roederer. Other brands controlled by the group are Champagne Deutz, Roederer Estate, Scharffenberger cellars (Both California), Maison Delas (Rhone), Ramos Pinto (Portugal) and Domaines Ott (Provence). In the Bordeaux region the Company also owns Château de Pez and Château Haut-Beausejour in Saint Estèphe and Château Bernadotte which was acquired as part of the package with Château Longueville Comtesse de Lalande.
The vineyard is planted with 45% Cabernet Sauvignon, 35% Merlot, 12% Cabernet Franc and 8% Petit Verdot. This wine is aged in oak barrels, 25% of which are replaced every vintage.