Producer Details: Once a part of Château Lagrange, this estate has a fine reputation. The 30 hectares of vineyard are planted with 55% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Merlot, and 5% Cabernet Franc vines. It is situated between Château Talbot
and Château Lagrange.
In The Vineyard: Chateau Lalande is made up from 55% Cabernet, 40% Merlot and 5% Cabernet Franc and is perfectly situated between the classed growths of Talbot and Lagrange (Classified in 1855 as fourth and thirdgrowths respectively). This enviable position elevates what is in fact a simple Petite Château to
something quite special.
In The Winery: Grapes are carefully harvested before being
destemmed and crushed and transfered to temperature controlled stainless steel tanks.
Fermentation last around 10-15 days, with 7 days maceration.