Bordeaux – Château Rouquette

Bordeaux – Château Rouquette
Bordeaux – Château Rouquette
Christophe Widcoq, owner
Château Rouquette is one of the oldest vineyards of the Entre-Deux-Mers. Built in 1346 on the highlands of Gironde region, between the Dordogne and Garonne rivers, the castle has written its history through wine. Over time, it has kept with generations, its traditions and authenticity

LOCATION: Pellegrue : 20 kms far from Saint-Emillion

SIZE: 30 hectares

GRAPE VARIETIES: 55% Cabernet-Sauvignon, 35% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Franc

TERROIR: very similar to the one of Saint-Emillion

EXPOSURE: The vineyards are ideally located at the summit of a hill, all around the Castle and take advantage of a full southern exposure.

HARVEST : Late  hand harvest to make very high quality wines, with deep and fruity aromas

PRODUCTION: 140 000 bottles per year

SALES : France 50% / Export 50%