Atypical vintage: mild winter, hot spring, summer with low temperatures.
Water stress in the vines early September followed by warm and dry weather.
These final favourable circumstances allowed a harvest with an excellent level of maturity and perfect sanitary conditions.
Second cru classé en 1855
AREA UNDER VINES : 82 ha
SOIL : Garonne gravel from the first quaternary, settled more than 600 000 years ago