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.
Predominantly clay and gravel on a subsoil containing iron
Merlot is planted on the clay and Cabernet Franc on the gravel soils
The vineyard is divided into 18 plots, which are vinified individually
On the Pomerol plateau, neighboring Chateau l'Evangile and Chateau Cheval Blanc
18 months in 50% to 75% new oak barrels
Duo de Conseillante (since 2007)
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BON Bonham's Auctions
CHR Christie's Auctions
FVN Farr Vintners
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J&B Justerini & Brooks
SOB Sotheby's Auctions
WOS Wine Owners
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