Description/ Tasting NotesA feminine, refined bouquet with blackberry, wild strawberry and light rose petal aromas and a hint of vanilla from the new oak. Medium-bodied with ripe juicy tannin, it is harmonious, with impressive depth and mineralité. An excellent wine.
Winery Info/ Brand
The property of Chateau Ferrière was founded in the 18th century by Gabriel Ferrière. A tiny Chateau of the Margaux commune, this 3rd Growth of 1855 Classification is situated right at the very heart of the village of Margaux. After many change over, it has now stand on its own under the same ownership of Chateau Chasse-Spleen. Its superb terroir is superb and the wine it produces shows the finesse and elegance of its terroirs.
Region Info/ Origin
The Margaux appellation encompasses the village of Margaux and the neighbouring villages of Arsac, Labarde, Soussans and Cantenac. Being the most southerly of the Médoc's appellations, it has the thinnest soil in the region with the highest proportion of gravel that allows the soil to drain very well. The wine from this area are very susceptible to weather effects during the growing season. Encountering all seasons with adequate irrigation, relatively good rainfall and good amount of sunlight, the crop yields a bountiful harvest year-on-year. The winery takes pride and value that captures the essence that reflects their unique brand.