Chateau La Conseillante

Overview

Appellation

Pomerol

Owner

Nicolas family

Vineyard Area

11.8 hectares (29 acres)

Planted Grapes

80% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Franc

Contact

Co-Managers
Bertrand Nicolas & Valmy Nicolas

 

Director

Marielle Cazaux

www.la-conseillante.com

contact@la-conseillante.com

 

+33 5 5751 1532

@laconseillante

Map Location

The vineyard was under the ownership of Catherine Conseillan in the early part of the eighteenth century and has remained unchanged under the tenure of the Nicolas family, who acquired the property in 1871.

Co-managers Bertrand and Valmy Nicolas are the fifth generation of the family to run the estate.

Overview

Terroir

Viticulture

Winery

Vinification

Wine Making

History

Management

Vintages

Vineyard

Soil

Predominantly clay and gravel on a subsoil containing iron

Planting

Merlot is planted on the clay and Cabernet Franc on the gravel soils
 

Plots

The vineyard is divided into 18 plots, which are vinified individually
 

Location

On the Pomerol plateau, neighboring Chateau l'Evangile and Chateau Cheval Blanc

Winery

Production

45,000 bottles
 

Maturation

18 months in 50% to 75% new oak barrels

Second Wine

Duo de Conseillante (since 2007)

Vintage Prices

Prices are from London-based merchant Fine+Rare, in pounds per 12 bottles in bond, unless otherwise indicated. They may also be drawn from surveying websites of the following merchants and brokers, or market comparison websites. If so, the source is indicated. 


AFW        Atlas Fine Wines                             www.atlasfinewines.com
BIX          BI                                                       www.biwine.com
BIL          BI LiveTrade                                     www.biwine.com
BON        Bonham's Auctions                         www.bonhams.com
CHR        Christie's Auctions                          www.christies.com 
FVN        Farr Vintners                                    www.farrvintners.com
FRW       Fine + Rare Wines                            www.frw.co.uk
J&B         Justerini & Brooks                            www.justerinis.com
SOB        Sotheby's Auctions                           www.sothebys.com

WOS       Wine Owners                                     www.wineowners.com
WSC       Wine Searcher                                  www.winesearcher.com
     
While every effort is made to check the accuracy of prices and quantities quoted, they are subject to change on a daily basis and therefore cannot be guaranteed. Prices are intended as reference only and should be cross-checked against original source websites.