Chateau Coutet is one of the oldest areas of Saint-Emilion. The reference appears in 1537. David Beaulieu family strives to preserve the authenticity of all this region, thanks to protection of the environment. This vineyard is grown organically since the Romans.
David Beaulieu family is around for at least four centuries, the castle is the work of Victor Louis, architect of the Grand Theatre in Bordeaux. Today, Alain Beaulieu and Xavier take care of business. The objective is to bring Coutet within Grands Crus Classes of Saint-Emilion in order to pass the torch to the next generation.
With 30% Cabernet Franc in the blend, this shows the textured, structured side of Saint-Emilion. The tannins are firm, but come from the delicious fruit, particularly the bright blackberry fruits that give a final lift