Chateau LA MISSION HAUT-BRION Pessac-Leognan "Chapelle De La Mission Haut-Brion" 2012
Wine Region: Bordeaux - France
Grape: Merlot, Petit Verdot,Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc
Tasting notes: A subtle nose of earth, tobacco and cassis move to fresh, polished red berries, and a herbal, crunchy blackberry and cassis finish.
About the winery: Chateau La Mission Haut-Brion is the greatest Graves wine after Haut-Brion and in some vintages is considered the superior wine of the two. La Mission Haut-Brion is situated just across the road from Haut-Brion in the commune of Talence in the southern suburbs of Bordeaux. Since 1983, both properties have been under the same ownership, Domaine Clarence Dillon.