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Château Lespault-Martillac Blanc, Pessac-Léognan 2015



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75cl ALC 13%

An enticingly nose of white flowers and citrus fruit, is followed on the palate by more mouthfilling flavours of pineapples with a hint of toast, even honey but beautifully balanced by the mineral notes that follow.


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France, Bordeaux, Médoc & Left Bank

White

Typically Sauv Blanc with some Sémillon

Dry and crisp

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2015

Chicken, Roast

13%

75cl

Château Lespault Martillac

This is a small estate in Martillac owned by the Bolleau family. In 2008 they signed a 25 year lease with neighbouring property Domaine de Chevalier to take on the management of the estate and raise the standard of the wines.

There are eight hectares of vines in one block, seven producing red wines and one producing white. Organic methods are used and great care and attention is lavished on each stage of the growing and wine making process. The results are stunning with soft, pure and accessible reds, complex, fruity yet mineral whites.

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Vintage guide

Early reports suggest the 2022 vintage looks very promising indeed. The 2021 vintage has made wines that are medium bodied with good freshness, in a similar style to 2017. The 2020 vintage yielded wines that are aromatic and concentrated, quite big in structure with freshness and balance. The wines of 2019 are very concentrated, fresh, ripe and plentiful, all in all a very well-regarded vintage. 2018 was a very good vintage in the end but mildew, hail, and a heatwave all served to reduce yields. The harvest across the region took place in near ideal conditions. 2017 is good in terms of quality but short on quantity, following frosts in the Spring that decimated certain properties. 2016 is a worthy successor to 2015, on a par qualitatively and looking very promising across all wine types. A hot summer but with cool nights has produced wines with fruit and freshness. 2015 is exceptionally good across the region for reds, especially the Right Bank, Pessac-Léognan, dry whites (better for Sauvignon than Sémillon) and sweeties: it is certainly the best vintage since 2010. 2014 is a very good Cabernet vintage, particularly in the Médoc where the wines are fresh with fine tannins. Overall, ripeness levels are good and so are quantities. The 2013 and 2012 vintages were not particularly easy for the Bordelais, requiring dedication in the vineyard and modern techniques in the winery. Plenty of attractive short- and medium-term wines have been made, but yields are low.

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