En Primeur Chateau Lalande Borie 2016 is now available for sale
Chateau Lalande Borie took its name from its owner, Jean Eugene Borie who purchased 18 hectares of vines from Chateau Lagrange the 1970s and another 12 hectares from various growers. The wine is perceived as a popular and early drinking and show the classic character of St Julien.
“Rich and very lively on the nose. Real freshness and raciness. Beautiful wine! Really vibrant and rich. But with masses of energy. Just very slightly dry on the end. But such a charmer! GV 13.66% Drink 2021-2030″ – 17.5 Jancis Robinson MW, JancisRobinson.com, April 2017
“55% Merlot and 45% Cabernet Sauvignon aged in 33% new oak. 3.67pH. This wine is packed with generous fruits and some lovely, deep tannins that are both flexible and fresh. The vines for this wine are 13ha on the western side of the appellation near La Mouline river, made up of sandy soils with extremely fine gravels. Again, this shows that you can find quality and value at every level in St-Julien in 2016. Drinking Window 2025-2038″ – 90pts Jane Anson, Decanter.com, April 2017
Offered for sale ‘En Primeur’, in bond. Price shown is per case (12x75cl bottles) and excludes UK duty and VAT which will be charged at the prevailing rate when the wine lands in the UK.