2006

Technical sheet

Saint-Emilion Grand Cru Classé

Vintage 2006

Wine's name :
Château Chauvin

GENERAL INFORMATION

Owner : Sylvie Cazes

Vineyard : 15 hectares
Terroir : Sand clay soils with iron dross sub-soil
Average age of vines : 28 years

GRAPE VARIETIES IN THE FINAL BLEND

75% Merlot
20% Cabernet Franc
5% Cabernet Sauvignon

AGING

Barrel aging : 16 month
40% new oak – 60% barreis of one year

Tasting notes

“Ripe, modern with a good volume of fruit. Well made but lacks real vitality. 2012-18.”

Decanter:
15/20