1605 SAN PABLO AVENUE, BERKELEY, CA 94702   |   510.524.1524

KERMIT LYNCH WINE MERCHANT

Technical Information

Wine Blend Vine Age Soil Type Vineyard Area*
Lalande-de-Pomerol
88% Merlot, 12% Cabernet Franc 40 years avg Clay, Gravel 16.9
* "ha" = hectares; one hectare equals roughly two and a half acres

VITICULTURE / VINIFICATION

• All fruit is hand-harvested and sorted
• Vinification takes place in thermo-regulated cement cuves over four to five weeks
• Wine is raised in French oak barrels, 25% of which is new, for twelve to fifteen months

MISCELLANEA

Château Belles-Graves does have a bed and breakfast. Click here for contact information.

General Information

Country
France
Region
Bordeaux
Appellation(s)
Lalande-de-Pomerol
Producer
Xavier Piton
Founded
1880
Annual Production
8,300 cases
Farming
Lutte Raisonnée
Website
http://www.belles-graves.com

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