- Presentation of the winery
In 1826, Hugh Barton, an Irish passionate for wine and France bought a part of the estate's vineyards Leoville, and created the Château Leoville Barton. Leoville-Barton is a side of the town, on gravel soils with clay subsoil. The planting of this vineyard of 50 hectares is dominated by Cabernet Sauvignon with Merlot and Cabernet Franc. The press hailed with great constancy quality of the wines for nearly fifteen years.
Chateau Leoville-Barton 2010 is a wine of ruby color. The nose of this wine is balanced, it evokes a warm and perfumed atmosphere, with notes of dark berries, lime, hyacinth, spicy aromas and anise. On the palate, the wine is powerful, deeply flavored, tannins are silky and nobles.