Grand Village Bordeaux Superieur white, 2019, 750ML

SKU: 681404
Region: FR | Bordeaux
Variety: Sauvignon Blanc | Semillon
Rating: Decanter 91

Chateau Grand Village is a 17 hectares property located in the village of Mouillac in the Right Bank, and home of Chateau Lafleur owner, Jacques and Sylvie Guinaudeau and their family.

The Estate has been in the family since the 17th century but only in 2000 the Guinaudeau family made profound changes in the wine production method of the estate, copying the same vinification and vineyard management techniques used in Chateau Lafleur in Pomerol. (that includes genetic material from the vines of Lafleur)

Bordeaux Superieur Blanc

Produced from a 2.2 hectares of vines planted with 75% Sauvignon Blanc and 25% Semillon. (a mix of mainly Sancerre clones, with some older Bordeaux clones)

Fermented 50% in stainless steel tanks, 20% in new barrels and 30% in 1 year old barrels. Aged for 8 months in oak barrels with 5 months of lees stirring.