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Château Climens

The winery is located in the municipality of Barsac in the area Sauterne (Graves, Bordeaux). In the Bordeaux Classification 1855 it was classified as "Premier Cru Classé". In 1971 it was by Lucien Lurton bought in 1992 to his two daughters Brigitte and Bérénice Lurton. The vineyards cover 30 hectares and are unusual for Barsac exclusively planted with the variety Sémillon. The self-imposed, extremely low yield limit when Grand Vin is an incredible 7 hl / ha. The extremely long-lived noble sweet white wine is aged 20 to 24 months in about one third new oak barrels. In terms of quality, he is often the Château d'Yquem equated. The second wine is called "Les Cyprès de Climens".

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