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Château Haut-Corbin

The winery is located in Saint-Emilion in the same area (Bordeaux). Five densely packed estates with the name Corbin once belonged to a related property whose origin goes back to the 15th century. Legend has it that the area adjoining Pomerol once belonged to the Prince of Wales and Edward von Woodstock (1330-1376) referred to as the "Black Prince". The vineyards covered six hectares of vineyards with the varieties Merlot (65%), Cabernet Franc (25%) and Cabernet Sauvignon (10%). The red wine was aged for 12 to 14 months in half new oak barrels. The property was or is owned by the insurance group SMABTP. The company was classified in 2006 as "Grand Cru Classé". In 2012 he became a sister vineyard, also owned by SMABTP Château Grand Corbin merged with it, the classification of Château Haut-Corbin was obsolete.

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