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38 Ratings
Château Rollan de By Médoc Cru Bourgeois
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Wine Description

(From 2011 Vintage) 52ha (128 acres) on a clayey-chalky brows dating from the quaternary era. The vines are 35 years old average with a density from 6,500 to 10.000 plants per hectare Yields of 50 hl /ha. Grapes are mostly handpicked and sorted partly manually in the cellar and with optical sorting table. Leaf-plucking & shoot thinning, green harvesting (one grape per cane), laying a permanent or punctual vineyard cover crop, creating large canopy area to allow good aeration, sustainable treatments and amendments

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2010 Vintage) 70% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Cabernet Franc & 10% Petit Verdot 52ha (128 acres) on a clayey-chalky brows dating from the quaternary era. The vines are 35 years old average with a density from 6,500 to 10.000 plants per hectare The harvest took place from September 21st to October 6th 2011. Yields of 50 hl /ha. Grapes are mostly handpicked and sorted partly manually in the cellar and with optical sorting table.

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: (85-86) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 128 on Apr-00