Domaine de Viaud – Lalande de Pomerol Pack
“Extremely rare and rewarding collection of selected vintages from one of the last undiscovered secrets of Bordeaux. Discovered and expertly curated by Alex Dale.”
R5 850.00 (South Africa)
Discovered on a recent trip around Bordeaux by Alex Dale, Founder of The Winery of Good Hope, these exceptional wines have been carefully curated to offer the owner an enviable cross-section of top vintages and perfectly bottle-aged Bordeaux. From a producer usually only accessible to those within the inner-circle of French private wine buyers.
The blends are Merlot driven at around 95% each, balanced with a hint of Cabernet Franc.
1 x 2002 – A big, and beautifully aged with wonderful integrated minerality. 12.5%
1 x 2004 – Well-structured with a complex harmony of flavors. Ready to drink now. 13%
1 x 2006 – Easy-drinking, with a youthful palate. Will reward careful cellaring. 13.5%
1 x 2007 – Vivacious and flavor-packed, with an earthy finish. 12.5%
1 x 2008 – Expressive and well-balanced with soft tannins and a lingering finish. 13%
1 x 2009 – A robust medium-bodied wine with beautiful persistence. 13.5%