Blend: 50 Cabernet Sauvignon, 50 Merlot
James Suckling 93
Impressive violets and warm spices with dark cherries, cassis and plum liqueur flavors amid firm long tannins, which carry the wine well for some time.
Wine Enthusiast 92
Run by the Nony family, this 17-acre estate has produced a generous, rounded wine dominated by black fruits. The barrel aging has enhanced the black-currant flavors and the acidity. All these elements are coming together in a full wine that will age well.
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The vineyard has existed since the 17th century.
The lower part has disappeared in favor of the hamlet that bears his name, the current vineyard remaining on the upper part.
Acquired by the Nony family, owner of Ch. Caronne Ste Gemme, in the 1920s, the vineyard became Cru Bourgeois in the first ranking of 1932 and has always maintained its rank in the following reclassifications.
Since the 2001 vintage, the current generation, the fourth, has invested in increasing its level, taking into account its typicality.