In some foreign markets, Clos Gaffelière is sold under the Dame Gaffelière label.
The second wine of Château La Gaffelière has a specific vat and cellar.
La Mauriane is not a domain or castle name, it is from different selected plots from Château Rigaud, a well-known terroir of the Puisseguin-Saint-Émilion appellation.
Pierre Taix launched this wine with the 1997 vintage.
These are 2 plots, i.e. 4,33 hectares – 75% of Merlot et 25% of cabernet franc -
Château D'arvouet Montagne Saint Emilion 2019 75cl
The Vieux Bayard-Arvouet vineyard is located in Bordeaux, in the middle of the most prestigious terroirs of Libourne and in the north-eastern extension of Saint-Émilion on the right bank of the Garonne and the Dordogne.
This charming property of 4 hectares is located on the place of Arvouet.
Its surface is in one piece and presents a traditional right bank grape variety.
Grapes : Merlot 70%, Cabernet Sauvignon 15%, Cabernet Franc 15%.
This wine presents a dress of a beautiful deep purple color, a very accessible fruity and vanilla nose at the same time. The palate illustrates Merlot on predominantly clay soil, it is supple, generous and delicate. This wine is a delicacy of ripe fruit with melted, balanced and suave tannins.
61 hectares of old vines of mass selection (Merlots and Cabernets over 50 years old).
The name of DEspagne is attached to the land of Saint-Émilion; there are documents showing the presence of the Despaignes in the XNUMXthth and XIVth century.
Today the seventh generation of the same family represented by François DEspagne runs this cru and perpetuates with respect these values inherited.
Located north of the Saint-Emilion appellation, bordering Pomerol, the vineyard of Château Grand Corbin-DEspagne is found on two main types of soil: clay-sandy-siliceous with iron grime and ancient superficial sands on compact blue clays.
Petit Corbin-DEspagne is a selection of lots from vines between 10 and 20 years old.
Grapes 80% Merlot - 20% Cabernet-Franc
Château JEAN FAURE 2019 SAINT EMILION GRAND CRU CLASS
A historic premier cru, appearing in the middle of the 18th century on the first cartography of the great Bordeaux terroirs, Château Jean Faure has survived the ages with consistency. Formerly attached to Figeac, Jean Faure has not changed in area since the beginning of the 19th century.
Château Jean Faure claims more than 50% Cabernet-franc. Unique grape variety in Saint-Émilion but very close to that of the mythical vintages of Cheval Blanc and Figeac. This composition: 50% Cabernet Franc, 45% Merlot and 5% Malbec inclines the cru towards elegance and freshness.
Historic 18 hectare vineyard, CHÂTEAU JEAN FAURE is rooted in a magnificent terroir of clay and iron dross composed of a dominant Cabernet Franc (50%). Xavier Choné, Agricultural engineer and Doctor of Oenology, carried out a large-scale pedological study on the soil of Château Jean Faure by having 30 surveys carried out. It summarizes the geology and the relief of the vineyard of Château Jean Faure: “80% of the surface of the vineyard of Château Jean Faure presents a very clayey subsoil which appears from 30 to 100 cm in depth. The roots can go down to 150 to 200 cm deep.
A historic premier cru, appearing in the middle of the 18th century on the first cartography of the great Bordeaux terroirs, Château Jean Faure has survived the ages with consistency. Formerly attached to Figeac, Jean Faure has not changed in area since the beginning of the 19th century.Château Jean Faure claims more than 50% Cabernet-franc. Unique grape variety in Saint-Émilion but very close to that of the mythical vintages of Cheval Blanc and Figeac. This composition: 50% Cabernet Franc, 45% Merlot and 5% Malbec inclines the cru towards elegance and freshness.
Chateau CANON LA GAFFELIERE 2020
1st Grand Cru Classé Saint Emilion
Grapes 50% Merlot 40% Cabernet Franc 10% Cabernet Sauvignon
Located at the foot of the hill south of the medieval village of Saint-Emilion, the terroir is made up of clay-limestone and clay-sandy soils.
The grape variety has an atypical structure with regard to the appellation, characterized by a perfect balance between Merlot and Cabernet. On this terroir, maturation takes place very early, the Cabernets blossom in a remarkable way, the Merlots a power and an aromatic complexity which underpin the natural elegance and finesse of the wines of Canon La Gaffelière.
Château TERTRE ROTEBOEUF 2020
SAINT EMILION GRAND CRU
Château Tertre Roteboeuf is a small 6-hectare wine estate beautifully located on the south coast of Saint-Émilion, in the town of Saint-Laurent-de-Combes.
The vines with an average age of 40 years are cultivated in sustainable agriculture in order to protect the fruit and the soil. 80% Merlot and 20% Cabernet Franc
Chateau MILENS 2016 MAGNUM
Saint Emilion Grand Cru Red
Grapes 70% Merlot 30% Cabernet franc
Second Wine Tour of the Seeme
TOUR OF HEAD 2016 SAINT EMILION GRAND CRU MAGNUM
Saint Emilion Grand cru Red
2 th Château Milens Wine