Saint - Julien, Chateau Lagrange, AC, 3. Grand Cru Classe, 2015, Bordeaux rouge

A harmonious, rich and complex wine.
Year 2015 - 0,75 liter - 13.5% ABV
€ 72,73 / 1 liter, prices incl. VAT plus shipping costs
Contains sulphites
in stock
Article: 2015 Château Lagrange 3. Grand Cru Classé
Country: France
Growing area: Saint Julien
Category: Bordeaux rouge
Classification: 3. Grand Cru Classé AC
Grape variety: 75% Cabernet Sauvignon, 15% Merlot, 8% Petit Verdot
Description: Dark purple red with violet hue and almost black core. Aromatic nose with elegant character, dark berries, discreet oak spices and very fine toasting aromas. On the palate full-bodied yet elegant, ripe tannins with velvety character, with a long and fruity finish carried by the bold Cabernet Sauvignon. A powerful and well balanced wine.
Alcohol: 13.5%
Residual sugar: 0.1 g/l
Acid: 3.69 g/l

Completely situated in the village of Saint-Julien, the estate is spread over two hills with the slopes directed towards the North and the South. The subsoil is of clay and limestone and the topsoil is made of pebbles and gravel. 118 hectares in red vines.

Maturing in barrels:
Air conditioned cellars with regulated hygrometry
55 % of new oak barrels every year for Château Lagrange, maturing for 21 months
Maturing with the bung on top for about 6 months (2 top-ups per week)
Racking every 3 months
Fining in barrel with fresh egg-whites -- Final blending before bottling

Allergens: Sulphites
Further details
Country of origin: France
Company: Château Lagrange
Address: 33250 Saint Julien Beychevelle, France