Winery Chateau Couronneau / Bordeaux Wine Region
On the eastern edge of this traditional Bordeaux AOC Château Couronneau located in the municipality Ligueux on something unusual in the Bordeaux region altitudes of approximately 175 m. The total of 80 hectares of land spread over hilly terrain with steep south facing positions frequently.
These guarantee the vines good ripening conditions in loamy calcareous soils. Even the Rebspiegel something breaks with the average for the region, as the Merlot for red grapes on a share of 95% Cabernet and is only 5%. Semillon and Sauvignon planted in roughly equal proportions.
The wines these ratios are extremely good, the often rough impression of young Bordeaux wines into the background.