emotion
PREUILLAC


"The incomparable thrill of getting so much out of a terroir that seems so austere at first sight; the wonderful sensation of working purely for pleasure, without any other guide than the quest for excellence; the exaltation that comes from giving our very best, day after day; finally, the emotion we share with others when we taste the wine and its expression of all that passion. Many and varied are the emotions that make up this micro-cuvée shaped by the craftsman's skill and the soils of the Médoc, this earth that is always so generous as long as we are generous in return."
J.C. Mau

70% Cabernet Sauvignon, 28% Merlot, 2% Cabernet Franc


Type of Harvesting
Exclusively by hand, grapes sorted on a table installed in the vines
Winemaking
100% in temperature-controlled wooden vats.
Malolactic Fermentation
In new oak barrels (supplied by Taransaud cooperage).
Maceration
28 days.
Maturing
Matured on the fine lees for 4 months. Racked once after 4 months. Total maturing time of 18 months in 100% new oak barrels
Average yield
40 hl/ha.
Bottled
At Château Preuillac in Lesparre Médoc.
Average Production
1,200 to 3000 bottles.

emotion Preuillac was made in 2003, 2005, 2009 and 2010.

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