PUY CASTERA : The name of this Château dates back to ancient times, meaning “fortress on a hill”. Nestled between Saint-Estèphe and Pauillac, it is in exalted company! It is also notable for having once belonged to one of the biggest names in viticulture: Henri Marès, the man who
discovered how to combat powdery mildew.
Growing area : 27 Ha
Age of the vines : 30 years
Varieties : Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet franc, Malbec, Petit Verdot
Château Puy Castera presents a beautiful ruby color with depth and brilliance. The nose is highly expressive with bight, intense black fruit notes. The rich, full body and delicate tannins make this a truly remarkable wine.
May be kept for 5 to 25 years.
Awards 2020 : Silver Medal Vinalies Nationales 2022, Bronze Medal Competition of Great French Wines Mâcon 2022, Gold Medal Gibert & Gaillard 2022, Gold Medal 70 Million Tasters 2022.
Awards 2021 : Gold Medal Frankfurt International Trophy 2023, Gold Medal Berliner Wein Trophy 2023, Gold Medal Féminalise 2023, Gold Medal Gibert & Gaillard 2023, Gold Medal 70 Million Tasters 2023.