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Château Larrivet-Haut-Brion Red Bordeaux Blend Pessac-Léognan 2011

External Review by JJ Buckley Fine Wines:

90% sauvignon blanc, 10% semillon. Barrel fermented, then aged in 100% new oak. Vines are planted on gravel soils. This shows a fat, leesy, rich nose with hints of blood orange marmalade, quince, and lemon curd. Rich, with complex texture, this has n... Geoffrey Binder. A Bordeaux Blanc wine from Bordeaux in France. 2011 Larrivet Haut Brion Blanc 750ml

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Château Larrivet-Haut-Brion:
Château Larrivet Haut-Brion was acquired by the Gervoson family in 1987. They restored the estate's unity, once again combining the château, outbuildings, 13 hectares of grounds, and 42 hectares of vines under one owner, as well as replanting 18 hectares of land that had laid fallow. A team of enthusiastic professionals has done a wonderful job of giving Château Larrivet Haut-Brion back its su... Read more
Château Larrivet Haut-Brion was acquired by the Gervoson family in 1987. They restored the estate's unity, once again combining the château, outbuildings, 13 hectares of grounds, and 42 hectares of vines under one owner, as well as replanting 18 hectares of land that had laid fallow. A team of enthusiastic professionals has done a wonderful job of giving Château Larrivet Haut-Brion back its superb reputation, and the estate is once again universally recognised as one of the finest wines in the Pessac-Léognan appellation. Château Larrivet Haut-Brion is an associate member of the Académie du Vin de Bordeaux, a member of the Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux, and a member of the Commanderie du Bontemps de Médoc et des Graves de Sauternes et Barsac. We are pleased to welcome visitors: Monday-Friday – 9:30 to 12:00 am and 2:00 to 5:30 pm and Saturday – 10:00 to 12:00 am and 2:00 to 5:00 pm. Read less

External Reviews for Château Larrivet-Haut-Brion Red Bordeaux Blend Pessac-Léognan

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
05/22/2012

90% sauvignon blanc, 10% semillon. Barrel fermented, then aged in 100% new oak. Vines are planted on gravel soils. This shows a fat, leesy, rich nose with hints of blood orange marmalade, quince, and lemon curd. Rich, with complex texture, this has n... Geoffrey Binder. A Bordeaux Blanc wine from Bordeaux in France. 2011 Larrivet Haut Brion Blanc 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
05/16/2012

66% cabernet sauvignon and 34% merlot, grapes were harvested between September 12th and 26th. 48% of the harvest was selected for the grand vin. Larrivet-Haut-Brion uses soil surveys to enable better management of individual plots that are spread out... Cory Gowan. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2011 Larrivet Haut Brion 750ml



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