|GRAPE VARIETIES||Merlot, cabernet franc|
|VINEYARD SURFACE AREA||34 hectares|
|ANNUAL PRODUCTION||130,000 bottles|
|SOIL||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.
|GRAPE VARIETIES||75% of merlot, 25% of cabernet franc|
|AROMAS||Prune, coffee, raisins, truffled notes, underbrush|
|FOOD AND WINE PAIRING||Beef fillet with duck foie gras|
|CLASSIFICATION||1er Grand Cru Classé B, Saint-Emilion|
|BOTTLE SIZE||75 CL|