Chateau Lalande-Borie Saint-Julien 2015 HALF (37.5cl)

£18.50

Red, Bordeaux, France

In stock

Description

This wine takes its name from the owner, Jean Eugene Borie. Bruno Borie now manages the estate with his sister, Sabine Coifee. The estate consists of one plot of 25 hectares found to the west of the Saint Julien appellation. Bruno Borie, well known for owning Chateau Ducru Beaucaillou along with other properties in Saint-Julien and Haut-Médoc, currently owns and runs the estate with his sister Sabine.

 

Additional information

Bottle size

Half (37.5cl)

Grape Variety

Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon

Origin

France, Bordeaux

Vintage

2015

Cork or screwcap

Cork

Alcohol

%

Who makes this and where is it made?

This wine takes its name from the owner, Jean Eugene Borie. Bruno Borie now manages the estate with his sister, Sabine Coifee.

Tasting notes

This is a full-bodied example of Bordeaux packed full of fine blackberry fruit and light toasted oak. Velvety but with a perfect amount of tannin structure.

Drink dates

Drinking perfectly now (using a decanter is advised) but could keep for another 7 years.

Ideas for drinking/ food matching

This full structured wine would be perfectly paired with a Beef bourguignon or a similar hearty meal.

Vegan

Organic

Technical Details

The blend of this wine is 55% Merlot and 45% Cabernet Sauvignon. It was vinified in temperature controlled, stainless steel tanks. Malolactic fermentation took place in tank. The wine was then aged in an average of 25% new, French oak barrels for 12 months before bottling.