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Specifications

Colour:

White

Producer:

Château La Mission Haut-Brion

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

Pessac-Léognan

Grape Blend:

Sauvignon Blanc | Semillon

Château La Mission Haut Brion, Blanc, Pessac Léognan, 2011

6x75cl £3,200.00

1 case

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Tasting Note:

Harvesting started at La Mission on the 18th August, the results of the warm, dry precociously summery spring months before. As usual this has more Semillon in the blend, 73%, to only 27% Sauvignon. Rich, hugely endowed and enormously concentrated on the palate yet with a nose is all race, with limeskin, jasmine, high toned citrus and cool river stones. This is a magnificent La Mission Blanc, complex, fresh, powerful and long, long, long, but sadly only 550 cases were made.

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