The Bordeaux blend has been copied with considerable success in many other wine regions, the ultimate compliment. The Left Bank of the Gironde River boasts the great Chateaux of the Medoc and Graves, whilst on the Right Bank, Saint Emilion (arguably the most beautiful commune) and Pomerol. Bordeaux is synonymous with the finest quality, predominantly in red wines though great dry whites are made in the Pessac Leognan, and most wine lovers will strive to taste the sweet white wines of Chateau Yquem and its neighbouring Chateau in Sauternes and Barsac.
Chateau Lagrange Pomerol is known for creating fruity wines which can be enjoyed nicely in their youth. They do however have some good concentration and tannic structure which offers the opportunity for some improvement when placed in a good cellar! This 96 will have fully resolved tannins and plenty of aromatic character.