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Chateau Laplagnotte-Bellevue

Varietals
Soil
Sandy clay with traces of iron pan.
Tillage by plough.
Area : 5.5 ha
Production : 30000 bottles
Average age of vines : 30 years
Planting density : 6000 vine/ha
Vine performance : 47 hl/ha
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3 km north-east of Saint Emilion.

Viticulture

Mode de conduite bio et passage en biodynamie à partir de 2017.

Harvesting

Manual sorting with severe quality control.

Winemaking

In concrete tanks thermo-regulated.
Vatting time of 20 to 25 days.
Malolactic fermentation in concrete vats.

Aging

30 % new barrels ( from three different coopers).
The remainder in barrels of one and two years old.

Press clippings


A wine of immense charm
VINOUS - Antonio Galloni
Profonde et chatoyante, sa robe d'un rouge soutenu attire le regard...
This major sleeper of the vintage, from the Labarre family, a blend of 70% Merlot and 30% Cabernet Franc, may be the best wine I’ve tasted from this estate...
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