Château Boutisse was bought by the Milhade family, winegrowers in the Libournais region since 1938.
An estate of 25 ha located on the unique clay and limestone plateau of Saint-Emilion, a jewel of the family vineyards.
The new generation, represented by Marc and Elodie, Xavier's children,continues to develop commercially and qualitatively the estate while respecting traditional values. The efforts made for several years permitted to place Château Boutisse among the best Saint-Emilion Grand Cru.
"We grow our vineyard according to methods, the most qualitative and respectful as possible, of our environment, the life of our soil and biodiversity. HVE3 and ISO14001 certified.”
Area: 15 hectares
Terroir: Clay-limestone hill
Average age of the vines: 35 years
Viticulture: Conventional. No herbicides, respect for biodiversity, grassing rows between vines, manual leaf selection, green harvest
Harvest: By hand
88% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon, 1% Cabernet Franc, 1% Carmenère