Château Pichon-Longueville Comtesse de Laland
Pauillac, Bordeaux, France
The second growth of Château Pichon Longueville Comtesse de Lalande, the Réserve de la Comtesse, was created and sold for the first time in 1973. Second growths represent between 20 percent and 50 percent of the total production of the Chateau. From the same soil, the second growth benefits from the technology and reputation of the great wine. The archives kept at Château Pichon Longueville Comtesse de Lalande
mention the existence of a second wine as early as the 19th century.
53% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Merlot, 4% Cabernet Franc, 3% Petit Verdot
Complex, fruity nose dominated by blackberry and cedar. Powerful, structured, dense and persistent palate with notes of blackcurrant and tobacco on the finish.
Vinous by Antonio Galloni 92 points
James Suckling 93 points
Wine Enthusiast 94 points
Jeb Dunnuck 92 points