AOC Bordeaux Supérieur
50% Cabernet Sauvignon
Clay-limestone soil, partly ferrous soil
15 000 bottles/year
Traditional winemaking in temperature controlled vats. Maceration during 5 days. Alcoholic fermentation and maceration during 20 days at 25°C. Ageing in French oak barrels during 12 months.
Legacy to Gallo-Roman era, Villa LUCANIUS, an ancient wine estate, located closed to our family vineyard, was erected by the brother-in-law of the famous poet Ausone. Tribute to Lucanius, this cuvée, aged 12 months in French oak barrels, comes from an elegant blend of Malbec and Cabernet Sauvignon. It offers Power, Elegance, Density and Finesse. Extremely complex, this wine is the Quintessence of great vintage 2017.
Ageing potential: 8 to 15 years