Château Holden: The site has been in active use since the 16th century.
Château Holden owes its name to the unique topography of the area. In Old English, the name means “deep valley”. The soil is mostly gravelly; this is where clayey limestone meets Oligocene marls.
Growing area : 21 Ha
Age of the vines : 30 years
Varieties : Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet franc, Malbec, Petit Verdot
Tasting notes : On the palate, Château Holden is a supple, balanced and straightforward wine. Its nose opens with lovely hints of undergrowth and red fruits. The lingering finish asserts its personality.
Awards 2019: Gold Medal Berliner Wein Trophy 2022, Gold Medal Challenge International du Vin 2022, Gold Medal 70 Million Tasters 2022
Awards 2020: Gold Medal Gilbert & Gaillard 2022, Gold Medal 70 Million Tasters 2022, Silver Medal Vinalies Nationales 2022, Silver Medal Citadelles du Vin 2022, Bronze Medal Concours des Grands Vins de France Mâcon 2022,
Awards 2021: Silver Medal Vinalies Internationales 2023, Gold Medal Gilbert & Gaillard 2023, Gold Medal 70 Million Tasters 2023