Château Tourteau Chollet and Their Exceptional Wines
The history of this spectacular winery dates back to the 18th century. Since 1943, Château Tourteau Chollet is one of the greatest producers of the Cru in the Graves region. Their property stretches across the area of 63 hectares. 56 are red vines, and 7 are white vines. Grape varieties for red wines are 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 35% Merlot, 7% Petit Verdot and 8% Malbec. For white wines, the grape varieties are 90% Sauvignon Blanc and 10% Sémillon. The soils of a gravelly sandy plateau of the Garonne helps in the production of high-quality wines at Château Tourteau Chollet.
Wine Tours and Tastings at Château Tourteau Chollet
Take a tour of Château Tourteau Chollet to learn more about their wines and visit their vast cellars. The team will start a tour with the visit to the outside area of the castle and then will show you the Château Tourteau Chollet vineyards. A wine expert will tell you about the history of the estate from the very beginning, there is also a tour of the cellars where you will get to see the stages of wine production.
Winery Awards at Château Tourteau Chollet
Chateau Tourteau Chollet is one of the first wineries in France to be awarded the HVE 3 certification, High Environmental Value Level 3, the highest possible certification for its respect for the environment awarded by the French Ministry of Agriculture. Book Château Tourteau Chollet for private events and spend time at the cottage that the winery rents for an exceptional wine experience.