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Château 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 is…Continue readingChâteau Les Hauts-Conseillants Lalande de Pomerol 2009

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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, and…Continue readingChateau Haut-Chaigneau Lalande de Pomerol 2010