Cuvée Excellence

Cuvée Excellence Château Champion

Château Champion Cuvée Excellence « Vieilles Vignes »
AOC Saint-Émilion Grand Cru

Year vintage

2015

2014

  • Médaille d'Argent Concours des Vignerons Indépendants

2013

Characteristics

The Cuvée Excellence of Château Champion comes from a parcel of land with an average age of 80 years. Mainly composed of Merlot (98%), this is a complex wine, rich in tannins and colours. It is aged in new French oak barrels.

  • Area : 7 hectares
  • Terroir : Clay and Limestone
  • Varieties :
    • 70% Merlot
    • 15% Cabernet Franc
    • 15% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • 45 Hectoliters / Hectare
  • Density : 6500 plants / Hectare
  • Vinification in vat during 1 an
  • Ageing in oak barrels 1 year
  • 35.000 bottles in Grand Cru
  • 100% direct sales