Château Lalande-Borie was created by Jean-Eugène BORIE in 1970. It occupies thirty hectares, of which twenty-five are vineyards, on the western plateau of Saint Julien, alongside some of the greatest classified growths of the appellation
Blend 55% Merlot, 45% Cabernet Sauvignon
This wine matures for 12 months in 30% new oak barrels, the remainder in one-year old barrels (12 months).
Cellar Master Tasting Notes 2017
Color: dark Garnet
Nose: fruity attack, scents of plums and a note of well-integrated wood.
Palate: ample and structured, very charming, long finis
Neal Martin, Robertparker.com
« … fine tannin, very harmonious and cohesive … very polished and it should give
plenty of drinking pleasure for several years. »