La Chenade, Lalande de Pomerol 2015

La Chenade, Lalande de Pomerol 2015 - Limited Stock!

Regular price
R 450.00
Sale price
R 450.00

La Chenade is south-west of the Les Cruzelles vineyard where there is more gravel and less clay. It contains a touch more Cabernet Franc and a little less new oak. This is made with the same care as the L'Eglise Clinet, both owned by Denis Durantou.

Only 44 bottles in stock!

Grape variety: 80% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Franc

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WINE ADVOCATE (91-93 points)

This Lalande-de-Pomerol moves towards red fruit on the nose, crushed strawberry and raspberry pastilles, candied and somehow joyful. The palate is medium-bodied with supple tannin, very fine in the mouth with a keen line of acidity. This is a very cohesive La Chenade, elegant and composed with a touch of salinity towards the finish. This is a graceful La Chenade that should drink early, but clearly has the substance to offer 12-15 years of drinking pleasure.

WINE SPECTATOR (91 points)

A fresh, ripe style, with a bright core of raspberry and plum coulis flavors lined with refined structure, backed by light rooibos tea and mineral threads on the finish. Stylish. Drink now through 2022.