Pessac-Léognan

The AOC Pessac Léognan , is part of the vineyard of Graves , south of Bordeaux. Glued to the agglomeration of Bordeaux , it is a very urbanized vineyard that harbors real treasures. Created in 1987, the appellation includes all Grands Crus Classés of Graves . The first and only Cru de Graves to have been consecrated in the 1855...
The AOC Pessac Léognan , is part of the vineyard of Graves , south of Bordeaux. Glued to the agglomeration of Bordeaux , it is a very urbanized vineyard that harbors real treasures. Created in 1987, the appellation includes all Grands Crus Classés of Graves . The first and only Cru de Graves to have been consecrated in the 1855 classification, is Château Haut-Brion . The profession wished to make up for this mistake by creating a second classification of the Grands Crus of Graves in 1953 and 1959. This culminated in the consecration of 15 new wines, including Domaine de Chevalier. Thus, the quality of its terroir and the hard work of its winegrowers have enabled the Pessac-Leognan vineyard to survive today and even thrive, from 500 hectares in the mid-1970s to 1,600 Ha at present. The two colors are represented, with a definite advantage for the Red wines, since they occupy 80% of the production. The reds Pessac Leognan are mainly made from the Cabernet Sauvignon grape, then Merlot and Cabernet Franc. They are characterized by a nice amplitude in the mouth, fine tannins and notes of red fruits and licorice. White Pessac Leognan wines , well balanced, have a complexity, a boldness and an acidity at the same time, worthy of the greatest white wines, especially those that are found on the Côte de Beaune in Burgundy, reputed to be the best in the world. That is to say the high quality of white wines of Pessac Léognan ! They are made from the Sauvignon variety, sometimes associated with the Sémillon grape variety. Whether in Cru simple or Cru Classé, the selection made by Defi Vin on the wines of Pessac-Leognan allows you to buy wines typical of their appellation or simply exceptional. You are delivered between 48h and 72h at your place or any other address that you have chosen, in the best conditions, whether for a bottle or more. You can take advantage of our offer of degressive prices from the second bottle on a large number of wines present on the site and you make return the expenses of port. See all our offers on the region of Graves wines and Bordeaux wine s. Do not hesitate to take advantage of our offers in Wine of Burgundy. Wonderful white wines and superb reds await you on defivin.com ...
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