Owned by the Guillement family since 1932, Château Boyd-Cantenac is one of the best known crus in the Margaux appellation. This 3rd Grand Cru Classé in 1855 delights Margaux wine lovers with its singular style and mastered know-how. With great ageing potential, the wines of Château Boyd-Cantenac have the aromatic complexity typical of the Margaux appellation, while the palate is smooth and refined.
Château Boyd-Cantenac 2022 is a Margaux wine made from a 17-hectare vineyard located in the heart of the appellation. The vines are 38 years old on average and are planted on siliceous gravel.
Winemaking and ageing
Harvests took place from 15 September to 11 October. Maceration in stainless steel vats for 20 days. The wine was then aged in French oak barrels, 90% of which were new, for 17 to 18 months.
Cabernet Sauvignon (64%), Merlot (20%), Petit Verdot (10%) and Cabernet Franc (6%).
The colour is very dense, with a beautiful vivacity.
The nose releases intense fruity notes and a wonderful aromatic purity.
Fresh and balanced, the palate entices with its dense tannins and its lingering finish.
This wine can be laid down until around 2042.
For the best tasting, it is recommended to serve this wine at around 13.5°C.