Château LAPINESSE

AOC Sauternes - Cuvée Vieilles Vignes

 

                         

                          100% Sémillon

                         

                           2,5 hectares

                           Red sands of Barsac

                

                           1 200 bottles/year                 120 g/l

From manual harvest with several handpicking on our oldest plots to select only  perfectly botrytised grapes, musts obtained by direct pressing are cleaned out and vinified at low temperature.                                            Vinification and ageing 18 months in new French oak barrels.

 

Beautiful tint of old gold. Magnificent aromatic complexity with notes of raisins, exotic fruits, ripe pineapple accompanied of attractive wooded notes. Rich, fat and well balanced.                                          

Ageing potential :   10 to 30 years

Château Lapinesse - Sauternes
Château Lapinesse - Barsac Grand Vin