Château Pontet-Canet is a Biodynamic estate in the commune of Pauillac on the Bordeaux region’s left bank. It produces red wines under the Pauillac AOC. The estate was created in 1705 by Jean François de Pontet.
Owner: The Tesseron family.
Classification: 1855 Fifth growth.
Staff: Régisseur: Jean Michel-Comme.
Pauillac AOC, Les Hauts de Pontet Canet: Made from younger vines.
Pauillac AOC, Château Pontet Canet: 2010 Lovely ripeness and intensity, crisp fruit and savoury tannins (Blenheim, 2015).
Château Pontet Canet
F-33250 Pauillac (Gironde), France
Tel+33 (0)5.56.59.04.04 | www.pontetcanet.com
Blenheim, New Zealand. Tasting after the end of the organic wine conference there, Friday afternoon 10th July 2015.