Bordeaux (Left Bank), France
Five hectares of fine gravel terroir with medium-sized pebbles;
Average age of vines is 50 years.
70% Cabernet Sauvignon
3% Petit Verdot
Sorted and destemmed in vineyard
All temperature controlled
12 months in oak; 45% new barrels
Alain and Corrine Roses added Château Grand Tayac to their properties in Haut Médoc and Moulis in 2004. In purchasing the beautiful post house that stands in the heart of their vineyard, they have been able, to maximize the potential of this hidden jewel with the guidance of consultant winemaker Eric Boissenot, who made his name as a consultant to four of the five legendary First Growth properties.