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Réserve de la Comtesse de Lalande

Country: France
Region: Bordeaux
Sub region: Left Bank Médoc
Appellation: Pauillac
Hectares under vine: 89 Total for the estate
HL/Hectares: 45
Average ABV: 13.5
Vineyard soil: Gravel on top of Clay
Dryness: Dry
Colour: Red
Grape: Blend

Background

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Réserve de la Comtesse de Lalande

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.


Appellation

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Appellation: Pauillac

for Réserve de la Comtesse de Lalande

Appellation: Pauillac
Colour / Type of wine: Red
Total Approx Hectares: 1215
Hectolitres per Hectares: 57 ltr
Permitted/Typical Grapes: Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Carménère, Malbec, Merlot, Petit Verdot

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