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Chateau Lalande - Borie, St Julien 2011

Chateau Lalande - Borie, St Julien,

A powerful red with aromas of black fruits and cedar wood. Rich yet silky smooth with soft tannins and an elegant finish.

Serving Suggestion

Excellent with steak, lamb, game and hard cheeses.

Vintage 2011
Unit Size 75
Case Size 12
Alcoholic Percentage 13.5
Country France

Tasting Notes

Lalande Borie was set up in the 1970’s by the Borie family who acquired land from Chateau Lagrange to form the estate. The vineyards cover 22 hectares of which Cabernet Sauvignon makes up the majority planting.

Wine Making Notes

Long fermentation on skins over 2 to 3 weeks followed by ageing in oak barriques, 30 % of which are renewed each year. After around 15 to 18 months ageing the final wine is blended and bottled.

About the Producer

Located to the west of the Saint-Julien appellation, the estate of Château Lalane Borie is set in the heart of terrories of several renowned classified growth. Château Lalande Borie was founded in 1970 by Jean Eugène Borie on the Lalande terroir , to which he added his family name. That same year he bought from a classified growth in Saint Julien.Today, managed by Jean-Eugène Borie SA, this wine has rapidly created a fine reputation. It belongs to Mrs Jean-Eugène Borie, her daughter Sabine Coiffe and her son Bruno Eugène.

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Sulphites Yes
Milk No
Egg No
Fish No
Nuts No
Cereals No
Suitable For Vegetarians Yes
Suitable For Vegans Yes
Peanuts No
Soy beans No
Celery No
Sesame No
Molluscs No