Chateau Les Hauts Conseillants is located in the Lalande de Pomerol wine-growing appellation of Bordeaux which is a satellite village of the right bank appellation of Pomerol itself. It is one of the most famous wineries of the appellation.
Owner: Pierre Bourotte. Owned by the Bourotte family since 1926. Sister estates include Clos du Clocher (also in Pomerol) and Chateau Les Hauts-Conseillants in Lalande de Pomerol.
Vineyards: 6.5ha. Near Libourne but divided by the RN89 road. Cabernet Franc: 30%. Malbec: 5%, some from 1903. Merlot: 65%.
Organic certification: 2017 No (Agence Bio).
Winemaking: Stainless steels, temperature control since 1996.
Pomerol AOC, Château Bonalgue: 1994 Odd stalky nose, warm sweet finish (at Château Mazeyres in Pomerol with Alain Moueix on 28 Oct 1996). | 1995 Odd, stalky nose, VA, at Château Mazeyres in Pomerol with Alain Moueix on 28 Oct 1996. | 1997 Southern Mediterranean, rich tannin, opaque, sweet oak, high alcohol, sweet Syrah style at Château Mazeyres in Pomerol with Alain Moueix on 15 Apr 1998.
F-33330 Pomerol (Gironde), France