Villa Lucanius

AOC Bordeaux Supérieur

 
Château du Claouset - Réserve

                          50% Malbec

                          50% Cabernet Sauvignon

                        

                           3 hectares

                           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

Château du Claouset - Bordeaux Blanc