Pessac-Léognan

    Thirsty Thursday: Château de Rochemorin, Pessac-Léognan, Bordeaux, France 2006

    …This Thirsty Thursday uncorks an accident. I had ordered Château de Rochemorin’s 2006 Red full of excitement. Famed André Lurton owns it. Baron de Montesquieu -inspiration to America’s Constitution- lived and made wine here in Pessac-Léognan (a Graves sub-region that weaves into Bordeaux’s suburbs). 2006 was a challenging year for reds, leading…

    By WAYWARD WINE