Chateau du Levant

Chateau Du Levant dates from the 18th Century and has belonged to the David family for several generations. Today, Jerry DAVID is managing this property of 25 hectares. The property is located on the table-land of Haut-Barsac, adjacent to Chateau Climens. Its location allows it to benefit from the Sauternes microclimate. The particularity of the Haut-Barsac “terroir” is a red and clay soil, which is situated on a fragmented chalky layer. Most of vines are surrounded by small stone walls. The main grape-varieties are Sauvignon, Sémillon and Muscadelle.

Sauternes

VINEYARD
Soil: red and clay soil resting on a fragmented chalky layer.
Surface: 21 hectares
Location:the vineyard is situated on the Haut-Barsac table-land in the Sauternes area and next to chateau Climens.
Average age of the vineyard: 40 years
Grape varieties: 85% Semillon / 10% Sauvignon / 5% Muscadelle
VINIFICATION
Manual harvesting. Traditionnal vinification in stainless steel vats after strict selection of noble grains. 30-day fermentation. Ageing for 18 months in vats.
WINE TASTING
Beautiful golden colour. This fine and elegant wine reveals aromas of honey and dried apricot. The attack is fresh and develops flavours of dried fruits.

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