Discover the Lacoste-Borie, Pauillac 2016 on your e-shop, the Second Wine of Château Grand-Puy-Lacoste. A red wine with a beautiful bouquet of vegetal notes and red fruits, with a touch of violet and vanilla. It is supple and balanced. This Pauillac will go wonderfully with your red meat dishes, poultry or charcuterie.
A few words about the estate...
Château Grand-Puy-Lacoste, which produces Lacoste-Borie, is located in Pauillac. This appellation is known for its great homogeneity of terroir. It covers 1200 hectares and produces about 58,000 hectolitres of wine per year. The Borie family bought Château Grand-Puy-Lacoste in 1978.
Even today, the whole family works at the château. They are assisted by the consultant oenologists Jacques and Eric Boissenot. The history of Château Grand-Puy-Lacoste goes back to the 16th century. The name Grand-Puy comes from an expression "puy" which means "small height, mound".
This Pauillac is the second wine of the Château: Lacoste-Borie. The 2016 vintage of Lacoste-Borie is a blend of 75% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Merlot and 5% Cabernet Franc.