Situated on a large swale of Gunzian gravel over a clay-limestone base, just north of St. Estephe. A blend of nearly equal parts Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot, with a dash of Cab Franc and Petite Verdot. Fresh red berries, along with notes of cedar and spice, mingled with dusty tannins and impressive structure.
95 POINTS, James Suckling, formally of Wine Spectator. "This youthful Chateauneuf has a very complex nose of graphite, raw meat and lilies. With aeration the black-cherry note steadily grows in intensity. Bold, leathery and earthy palate with fine tannins that...
Beautifully complex with wonderful depth of fruit and woody spice. Classic Bordeaux with dusty earth and freshness. We love the cocoa and cedar this wine brings to the table. A perfect complement to your next dinner party.
A tiny property (for Bordeaux standards) established in the 19th century in the heart of the Margaux appellation. This family domaine bucks the high commerce and commercial trends in Bordeaux. They do not deal with negociants, who re-sell wines the...