Château Lagrave Cissan

Haut-Médoc AOC – Bordeaux – France

Berniquet, west of the municipality of Listrac. The name “Lagrave Cissan” comes from the name of Madame Lagrave, former owner of the small vineyard that Léo Lescoutra bought in 1919, associated to the Lieu-dit Cissan.

Today, this fine estate is run by Léo’s grandson, André Lescoutra.

Awards
2015 VINTAGE : Bronze Bordeaux 2018
2014 VINTAGE : 89 / Bronze Decanter 2017

Terroir

Gravel and clay-limestone.

Surface

11 hectares
Grape varieties
64 % Merlot
36 % Cabernet Sauvignon
Servicing
Serving temperature : 17 / 18 °C
Decant 1 to 2 hours before serving
The wine is not treated, deposit is natural
Pairing
Meats : Roasted beef, duck, games
Cheeses : Comté, ewe's milk cheese, cheddar
Technical
Yield : Between 40 and 50 hl/ha
Bottling at the property
Traditional vinification in thermo-regulated vats with maceration from 15 days to 3 weeks