Ch√Ęteau Les Hauts-Conseillants Lalande de Pomerol 2009

If you take any message away from my various writings, let it be this: if you have any inclination towards the wines of Bordeaux, buy as much of the 2009 vintage as you can afford. ¬†Wine after wine from this vintage, at all prices and levels, are proving to be outstanding. ¬†And this wine isContinue reading “Ch√Ęteau Les Hauts-Conseillants Lalande de Pomerol 2009”

Chateau Haut-Chaigneau Lalande de Pomerol 2010

I admit I wasn’t entirely expecting a Lalande de Pomerol to weigh in at 15%abv, but the wine was good anyway and the sort of style I like and can’t find a local equivalent of. ¬†The 2010 vintage of Chateau Haut-Chaigneau’s Lalande de Pomerol is a blend of 90% merlot and 10% cabernet franc, andContinue reading “Chateau Haut-Chaigneau Lalande de Pomerol 2010”