CHATEAU LA GRANDE GELLEYRE is a blend of ripe aromatic grape from our best plots of MERLOT and CABERNET of average 30 years old.
Notes of red and dark berries are combinated with subtles flavours of toasted bread, tobacco and chocolate aromas.
The mouth, all in fruit and delicacy, combines roundness and gentle tanins to be by continued
by a nice equilibrium and a good lenght.
- 70% Merlot
- 30% Cabernet Sauvignon
Vineyard : around 30 yeard old, controlled sodding, sustainable crop, meticulous stripping, yield of around 45 HL/ha
Vinification : fermentation in concrete tanks, pneumatic press
Ageing : for a part in high quality french and american oak barrels
Environmental approach : HVE3 certification in progress
Tasting : taste around 16-18°C , open the bottle if possible 1 hour before serve
Conservation : this wine could be appreciated young as well that in 5 years
Vintage 2018 :
SILVER medal to Concours des vins de LYON 2021
Vintage 2015 :
march 2020 15,5/20 :
« Pure delicacy. »