- 78% Merlot
- 22% Cabernet Sauvignon
Loumelat Castle is located in the heart of the Côtes de Blaye, a beautiful land consists of sandy clay soils on heavy clay or limestone which gives the wines of the noblest expression. Applying the principles of sustainable agriculture, this 49-hectare vineyard has been owned by the family since Mariochaud 1778.
9 hectares of Cabernet Sauvignon
36 hectares of Merlot
4 hectares of Sauvignon Blanc
Average age of vines: 28 years.
The red wines are aged in tanks is long or for some high cuvées in oak barrels renewed by thirds every year.
White wines lively, aromatic and fruity, enjoy a particularly meticulous in the production of grapes, fermentation at low temperature and aging on lees.