Château La Commanderie is located at the heart of the Saint-Emilion Grand Cru appellation’s magnificent terroirs, on the border with Pomerol.
After being said to be amongst the best Saint-Emilion Grand Cru, Chateau La Commanderie was raised to the rank of Grand Cru Classé in September 2012.
- Owners : Thibaut & Magali Decoster, also owners of Clos Des Jacobins and Château de Candale.
- Combining traditional expertise with modern equipment
- Seductive wine pairing elegance with refinement
- Beautiful aging potential
A 6-hectare vineyard on soils of gravel and ferruginous and clayey sand in the Saint-Emilion appellation.
|Average age of the vines||35 years|
|Grape Varieties||80% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Franc.|
|Harvest||Grapes are handpicked into small crates, sorted with an optical sorting system|
|Vinification||Pre-fermentation cold maceration, malolactic punching down in barrels|
|Ageing||17 months in new barrel at 50%|