85 % Merlot / 15% Cabernet-Franc
Winemaker: Joël Dupas (w/ Mickael Laizet as consultant)
Story: The family owned Chateau Vieux Potana is located in Néac on the appelation Lalande de Pomerol.
Vineyard: Chateau Vieux Potana vines are planted in sandy, clay-limestone and gravels soils. The vines are 35 years age. The harvest is done mechanical, with parcellar selection.
Vinification: Michel Rolland Team is advising Joel Dupas on the winemaking.The fermentation is done with temperature controled in stainless steel tanks. The wines is then aged in oak barrels between 12 and 14 months
Tasting notes: This wine displays a nice ruby colour, develops full notes of red fruits tempered with melted tannins. a great combination of power and elegance.Food pairing Chateau Vieux Potana is best paired with all types of classic meat dishes, roast chicken, and grilled dishes.