Chateau Des Landes Lussac – Saint Emilion

Chateau Des Landes Lussac – Saint Emilion

COUNTRY

France

WINE TYPE

Red

APPELLATION

Lussac - Saint Emilion

VARIETY

Merlot

AGE OF VINES

35 to 45 years

FARMING

Conventional

SOIL

Limestone, Sand

ALTITUDE

225 ft.

FERMENTATION

Selected Yeast

AGING

1 year Oak

DESCRIPTION

Since 1952 the Lassange family has owned and managed this 21 hectare property which is situated in the Northeast of the appelation with one of the best soils. The vineyards are now 30 years old and producing top quality fruit. Traditional winemaking and aging in cement vats.

80 % Merlot, 15% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Cabernet Franc

This is a well balanced, supple and fleshy wine with oodles of fruit (plums), a good structure and well integrated tannins.