CHATEAU LA LOUVIERE ROUGE PESSAC LEOGNAN 2016
Ratings: Wine Spectator 91-94 points, James Suckling 91-92 points, Decanter 90 points and
Robert Parker 88-90 points.
Château La Louvière has 48 hectares (120 acres) planted to red grape varieties (64% Cabernet
Sauvignon, 30% Merlot, 3% Cabernet Franc and 3% Petit Verdo),and 13.5 hectares (33 acres)
planted to white grape varieties (85% Sauvignon Blanc and 15% Semillon).
Château La Louvière is produced as both a red wine and a white wine. Both are vinified 12
months in oak barrels, of which 50-75% new for the red wine 50% new for the white wine.
The second wine is called L de La Louvière and is also produced as both a red wine and a white
wine. The second wine is also vinified 12 months in oak barrels, but with slightly less new oak.