This well-known Médoc estate is named after its creator, Jean-François Pontet and an adjoining Canet. In 1855 he received the status of Grand Cru Classé ranked by Napoleon III. The Chateau has since bee passed into the hands of only one other family before being bought by Guy Tesseron. It is his son Alfred who directs it today and who converted it into a biodynamic Chateau
Reds that love to show off their strength.Read more about this Wine Family
Reds that love to show off their strength.
At the restaurant or in your wine merchant said: “I love powerful and tannic reds. ”
At the supermarket: “We recommend these appellations: Bordeaux (£8/£14) Sud-Ouest (£6/£8) Loire (£10/£14) Rhône (£10/£15)”
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