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.

BiodynamicsFrançois Bouchet consulted here initially, supplying the estate with the Biodynamic preparations 500-508.

Certification: 2011 First vintage with full Biodynamic certification (SIVCBD ‘Biodyvin’).

Red wines

Pauillac AOC, Les Hauts de Pontet Canet: Made from younger vines.

Pauillac AOC, Château Pontet Canet2010 Lovely ripeness and intensity, crisp fruit and savoury tannins (Blenheim, 2015).

Contact

Château Pontet Canet

F-33250 Pauillac (Gironde), France

Tel+33 (0)5.56.59.04.04 | www.pontetcanet.com

Bibliography

Blenheim, New Zealand. Tasting  after the end of the organic wine conference there, Friday afternoon 10th July 2015.