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2010 Château Belles-Graves

ITEM 8102365 - Removed from a professional wine storage facility

Bidder Quantity Amount Total
12 $30
Item Sold Amount Date
I8236527 1 $20 May 22, 2022
I8230820 2 $24 May 16, 2022
I8190420 4 $25 Apr 24, 2022
I8190345 1 $30 Apr 18, 2022
I8178945 1 $25 Apr 17, 2022
I8151857 1 $36 Mar 23, 2022
I8136162 4 $30 Mar 13, 2022
I8135997 1 $36 Mar 9, 2022
I8123654 1 $30 Feb 27, 2022
I8113084 2 $30 Feb 13, 2022
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PRODUCER

Château Belles-Graves

Château Belles-Graves is in Lalande-de-Pomerol. The 43-acre estate dates to the 16th century and was once known as Domaine du Drouilleau. In the early 20th century it was acquired by the Theallet family and is today still owned and operated by the Theallets. The wine is generally 88% Merlot and 12% Cabernet Franc.

REGION

France, Bordeaux, Lalande de Pomerol

Lalande-de-Pomerol is a red wine appellation just north of Pomerol. The two main communes are Lalande-de-Pomerol and Néac. As part of the Bordeaux Right Bank, the wines of this appellation are primarily Merlot, with additions of Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon and Malbec. Although Lalande-de-Pomerol has historically been considered a lesser appellation than its distinguished neighbor Pomerol, in recent decades Lalande-de-Pomerol has been revitalized as owners of estates in Pomerol also acquire estates in Lalande-de-Pomerol, typically using the same winemakers and viticultural practices for both estates. Without almost 2,600 vineyard acres, Lalande-de-Pomerol is slightly larger than Pomerol. The official appellation was awarded in 1954, although some estates had been using Lalande-de-Pomerol designations on their labels as early as the 1920s.