Ausone 2014 (6x150cl)

Ausone 2014 (6x150cl)

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  • Year 2014
  • Colour Red
  • Country France
  • Region Bordeaux
  • Sub Region Saint-Emilion Grand Cru
  • Designation
  • Classification
  • Pack Size 6x150cl
  • ABV 13.5°
  • Drinking Window 2022 - 2045
  • Drinking Recommendation Not Ready
  • LWIN 100620520140601500
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100 James Suckling  
95 Decanter  
95 Neal Martin - Vinous  
95 Wine Advocate  
17 Jancis Robinson  
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Ausone

Château Ausone vies with Cheval-Blanc to be Saint-Émilion’s most prestigious estate. Named after the Roman poet Ausonius who once resided in this area, Ausone is one of four Premier Grand Cru Classé (A) wines in the classification of Saint-Émilion (along with Angélus, Cheval Blanc and Pavie). Only three families have ever owned Ausone, and Alain Vauthier (who manages Ausone with his daughter Pauline today) are direct descendants of the c17th owners. The tiny 7ha vineyard of Ausone is 65% Cabernet Franc and 35% Merlot and is located at the southern edge of Saint-Émilion atop a steep south-facing slope. The steep, hillside terroir is clay with limestone and limestone over Asteria limestone in the soil. This is what gives Ausone its intense mineral character. Ausone has some of the oldest vines in Saint-Émilion. There are Cabernet Franc vines that are more than 100 years of age (planted 1906).

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