Quick and homogenous flowering end of May. After a dry period in May and June, July was rainy.
August was warm and moderately rainy. Average temperatures in September.
Maximum temperatures of 25°C for 6 days only. Good conditions in summer and beginning of autumn generated good maturation conditions with a very good constitution.
Second cru classé en 1855
AREA UNDER VINES : 82 ha
SOIL : Garonne gravel from the first quaternary, settled more than 600 000 years ago