Under the same ownership as the neighbouring Beau-Sejour-Becot, Grand Pontet spans 36 hectares (all of which are in one block); the vineyards are planted to 70% Merlot, 15% Cabernet Franc and 15% Cabernet Sauvignon. The average age of the vines is 35 years.
Chateau Grand Pontet St-Emilion Grand Cru Classe 150cl 2014
“Sweet and ripe with well-integrated oak. Lively, juicy fruit. Firm but refined tannins. Modern-classical in style. Drink 2019-2028. 16.5/20.” James Lawther MW, Decanter, April 2015.