|Merlot, cabernet franc
|VINEYARD SURFACE AREA
|Sandy and clayey-limestone soil, limestone subsoil
History and anecdotes
Château Canon, located in Saint-Emilion, has belonged to the Wertheimer family since 1996. This is one of the oldest and most prestigious estates of the appellation.
The estate joined the official 2012 classification of Saint-Emilion crus as Premier Grand Cru Classified “B”.
Château Canon was named after Jacques Canon, a sailor and King’s corsair, who was the estate’s owner in the 18th century.
|75% of merlot, 25% of cabernet franc
|Cherry, plum, fig, spices, violet, vanilla
|FOOD AND WINE PAIRING
|Duck breast fillet with blueberries, beef fillet with duck foie gras
|1er Grand Cru Classé B, Saint-Emilion