Medoc, Bordeaux, France
5% Cabernet Franc
The vineyards of the estate are spread throughout Saint-Julien. In total, the vineyards cover 50 hectares (about 120 acres). The majority of plantings are devoted to Cabernet Sauvignon (70%), followed by Merlot (22%), Cabernet Franc (4%) and Petit Verdot (4%). The vines average 35 years of age and are harvested by hand.
Fourth Growth. Quatrieme Grand Cru Classe in 1855.
The château is located on the southern border of the appellation, across from Château Beychevelle.
The TEXSOM International Wine Awards, 2019: Bronze
Wine Spectator Top 100, 2019: Wine Spectator Top 100 #16
Wine Spectator Top 100, 2018: Wine Spectator Top 100 #33
Decanter World Wine Awards, 2017: Bronze
Decanter World Wine Awards, 2016: Gold