Fact Sheet

Surface area of the Estate

650 acres

 

Vineyard

Red vines
215 acres of appellation contrôlée of which 202 acres planted.

Vine Stock : Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot and Cabernet Franc.

White vines
30 acres
Wine Stock: Sauvignon Blanc.

 

Vinification

Red wines
Fermentation in oak barrels.
Ageing: 18 to 24 months in new oak barrels.
Fining: with egg-white.

White wines
Fermentation in oak barrels.
Ageing: 6 to 8 months in oak barrels.

 

Average annual production

Château Margaux: 130 000 bottles (average production).
Pavillon Rouge du Château Margaux: about 100 000 bottles.
Margaux du Château Margaux: about 40 000 bottles.
Pavillon Blanc du Château Margaux: about 10 000 bottles.

* Since the 2009 vintage, we have been producing a fourth wine which is not bottled but sold in bulk to a few Bordeaux wine merchants.

For more information please don’t hesitate to contact us.