Lalande-de-Pomerol is a appellation d’origine contrôlée for red wines located in Bordeaux on the Right Bank of the Garonne and Dordogne rivers, northeast of the famous Pomerol appellation. 

This appellation was created in 1936 and spans 1100 hectares and covers two villages : Lalande-de-Pomerol and Néac. This appellation benefits from a diverse terroir with soils composed of gravel, clay and sand, which play a crucial role in defining the character of the wines. 

Lalande-de-Pomerol wines are distinguished by their elegance and complexity, featuring nuances of ripe fruits and spices. They benefit from a temperate climate, influenced by the proximity of the Dordogne river which ensures ideal conditions for viticulture. 

Historically, this appellation has gained recognition through its viticultural expertise. The winemakers of Lalande-de-Pomerol are committed to environmentally friendly practices. Lalande-de-Pomerol are appreciated for their excellent quality and for their prices. They offer an accessible alternative to the prestigious wines of Pomerol. 

The wines of the Lalande de Pomerol appellation are mainly composed of Merlot and Cabernet Franc with a 80/20 repartition 80% of Merlot and 20% of Cabernet Franc. Some small producers add Malbec and Cabernet Sauvignon. 

This appellation has several renowned estates such as : Château Siaurac, Château Les Cruzelles, Château des Annereaux, La Chenade, Château Belles-Graves, Château La Fleur de Bouard, Château de Chambrun, Château Moncets. 


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