Reserve de la Comtesse Red Second Wine of the Castle Pichon Longueville Comtesse Lalande, is one of most renowned and most reliable wine from the left bank of the Gironde.
- Pauillac Rouge - 2017
- Grapes 35% Merlot, 45% Cabernet sauv non, 12% Cabernet franc, 8% Petit Verdot
- Domaine: Château Pichon Comtesse Lalande
- 13 °
- Garde 20 ans et +
- 75 cl
The sommelier Info
The nose is on a bouquet of strong aromas mixing blackcurrant and violet, vanilla and cinnamon. very present tannins revealing an asserted structure, a surprising flexibility, a perfect harmony and a long finish.
A " Second but first class wine "!
This wine is served with
The vineyard of Pichon-Longueville Comtesse of Lalande extends over 85 hectares. He makes figure of exception within the naming Pauillac because 11 hectares are on the municipality of Saint Julien. He benefits from a soil constituted of grave garonnaises on clay, on whom are crashed the vines of 35 years of age on average. His grape variety consists of 45 % of Cabernet Sauvignon, of 35 % of Merlot, 12 % of Cabernet Franc and 8 % of Petit Verdot. The House of Champagne Louis Roederer, who become an owner in 2007, assures the continuity of the spirit of the women who converted into wine these wines for multiple decades.