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White Pessac-Leognan

Aromatic citrus, stone fruit, and white florals in a nutty, long-lived white blend from acclaimed French region.

Located in Bordeaux in southwest France, Pessac-Léognan has an outstanding reputation for finessed whites made from Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon grape varieties. Bursting with candied lemon, grapefruit, peach, and nectarine with acacia, beeswax, and nutty hints, this white blend appears in styles that suit a range of budgets It’s ideal in a refreshing glass on its own as well as paired with seafood and mature cheeses.

Mingling with the outer limits of Bordeaux city, the Pessac-Léognan area’s star white grapes Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon flourish in the local sandy, chalky soils. An ideal terroir (soils, climate, and location) alongside fine-tuned winemaking results in fine white wines that can deepen elegantly over years.

Fun Fact: Pessac-Léognan is one of the only areas in Bordeaux known for both top-quality white and red wines.

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