A part of the old Léoville estate which included the vineyards of Léovilles Poyferré and Lascases. And there is no château of Léoville Barton, the wine being made in the cellars of its stablemate Langoa. Thomas Barton arrived in Bordeaux from Ireland in the early 18th century and set himself up as a wine merchant in the city. His first foray into property came with the purchase of Château Le Boscq in St Estèphe. There followed the purchase of what would become known as Langoa Barton, then that portion of the Léoville estate that would be renamed in honour of the family name. This is a 47 hectare vineyard from which emanates one of the slowest maturing wines of the Médoc.
Case of 12 Bottles
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Virtually opaque black/purple The nose is pretty reticent, showing a whisper of oak and spiced black currants This is full and rich and very composed, with concentrated black currant fruit. Long. There are big, but sophisticated tannins. Long and powerful and nutty, with a good, full finish. This is fine. Bowes Wine original note
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