Products of the domain : Château Potensac
Potensac Castle, located in the town of Ordonnac in the Médoc, was originally the property of the family Liquardl. It came under the direction of the Delon family in the 1970s. The family also has other areas in Bordeaux, including Chateau Leoville Las Cases, Second Cru Saint-Julien and castle Nénin in Pomerol.
The vineyards of the castle Potensac spread over 84 hectares on clay and gravelly ridges overlying limestone substrate. The vineyard is managed according to the principles of rational culture that excludes herbicides and pesticides. 5 varieties are cultivated there : 46% Merlot, 35% Cabernet Sauvignon, 16% Cabernet Franc, 2% Carmenere, a rare variety of the Cabernet family, and finally 1% Petit Verdot.
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