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Château Latour à Pomerol

The winery is located in the appellation Pomerol in Bordeaux. To be confused with the "big brother" Château Latour in Pauillac, it carries the suffix "à Pomerol". Since the beginning of the 19th century, it was owned by the family Loubat, the 1925 also the obvious Château Pétrus bought. After the death of Madame Loubat in 1961, Lily Lacoste inherited most of it and leased it to the family empire Moueix, The estate has a great past, outstanding vintages were 1945, 1947 and 1961 (see also under Wine of the century ). The vineyards with eight hectares of vineyards are planted with Merlot (90%) and Cabernet Franc (10%). The extremely long-lived red wine matures for 18 months in a quarter of new oak barrels. There is no second wine.

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