Château Lamothe-Bouscaut, Pessac-Léognan Rouge

Château Lamothe-Bouscaut, Pessac-Léognan Rouge

A blend of about 65% Merlot with the balance 20% Cabernet Sauvignon and 15% Malbec and Cabernet Franc; aged in barrels for over a year, a third of which is new. This château has been run by the Lurton family since 1980: the family has made numerous improvements to the cellars, including a completely new barrel-maturation room. Shows good typicity with spicy, mineral notes, some smoke, ripe cherry fruit on the smooth palate.

  • Type: Red
  • Country: France
  • Region: Bordeaux
  • Vintage: 2012
  • Producer: Château Lamothe-Bouscaut
  • Primary grape: Merlot
  • Secondary grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Bottle size: 75cl
  • List price: £20.88
  • Code: 25887
  • Expression: Ring