Château Haut-Baron is an organic estate winery in the Médoc commune of Saint-Éstèphe on the Bordeaux region’s left bank. They produce red wine under the Haut-Médoc AOC and the Saint-Éstèphe AOC

Owners | Thierry and Christine Baron (SCEA Baron). They sent their grapes to St-Estèphe’s co-operative until 2008 when they began vinifying some of their wine (50hl) in their own winery (see below). In 2011 they processed all of their grapes themselves for the first time.

Vineyards, Terroir | 2013 8.8 hectares (21.7 acres) of Haut-Médoc AOC and Saint-Estèphe AOC.

Certification | 2012 Full organic certification from the 2012 vintage.

Winery | In St-Estèphe.

Red wines

Château Haut-Baron, Haut-Médoc AOC | From 7.5ha (18.5 acres) of in Vertheuil, on the border with St-Éstèphe: 55% Merlot, 45% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Petit Verdot.

Château Haut-Baron, Saint-Éstèphe AOC | From 1.3ha (3.2 acres) of 30% Cabernet Sauvignon and 70% Merlot planted in St-Éstèphe in 2012 as organic. | 2015 The first vintage from these newly planted vines.

Other crops

80ha (197 acres) of organic sunflowers, cereals.

Contact

Château Haut-Baron

34 rue Edouard Herriot

F-33180 St-Éstèphe (Gironde), France

Tel+33 (0)5.56.59.32.07 | Email scea.baron@wanadoo.fr