Pessac Léognan was detached from the Graves appellation. North of the Graves, Pessac Léognan tends to get closer and closer to Médoc. The terroir in Pessac Léognan is quite exclusive. Red wines from Pessac Léognan have a powerful bouquet. They are among the best in Bordeaux. White wines are well-structured and can age in a cellar. After 5 years they begin to express rich aromas.

Chateau Haut Brion 2003
Chateau Haut Brion
Chateau Haut Brion 2003
Château Haut Brion 1er Grand Cru Classe 2003  58% Merlot, 31% Cabernet Sauvignon and 11% Cabernet Franc  The smallest vintage in years, under 10,000 cases. Jean-Philippe Delmas, the owner, says this wine could be better than the 2000...