Château Grand Bouchon
The chateau is located in the commune of Lafon to the west of Lesparre, right at the heart of the Médoc appellation. The vineyard, found on a gentle, contiguous slope, is planted between the villages of Civrac and Prignac in the place known as 'Grand Bouchon'.
Type of soils
Age of the vineyard
Area of the vineyard
35% Cabernet Sauvignon
Integrated pest management
Tillage and grass cover every other row
Operations: green harvesting and leaf thinning
Traditional Bordeaux vinification in temperature-controlled stainless steel and concrete vats.
Maceration lasting for 3 to 4 weeks.
Tasting notes & serving suggestions
A generous nose of cherry, raspberry and vanilla. Round and powerful on the palate with red fruits notes. A beautiful finish with delicately toasted touches.
Serve with grilled meat such as a barbecued steak.