Château Cantenac 2016


Size | 1/2 CASE (6 BOTTLES @ 20.00€ PER BOTTLE)


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  • Product Description

      Appellation | Saint Émilion Grand Cru

      Classification | AOP Saint Émilion Grand Cru

      Grape | 75% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Franc, 5% Cabernet Sauvignon

      Ageing | 18 months including 12 months of aging in Bordeaux barrels

      Tasting notes | "Fresh cassis and dark cherries leads to a palate with succulent dark fruit and an approachable, fleshy finish" James Suckling

      Paring | Grilled pork and most red meats 

      Drinking | 2018-2040

      Critic notes/awards | 92/100 James Suckling


      Available in case of 6 or 12 (not available for individual sale).


      The Château

      Château Cantenac was created in 1870. “Cantenac” bares the origin of its name back to Roman times, bearing various meanings such as that of “enchanted, enchanting” place.
      Albert Brunot who makes the acquisition of Château Cantenac in 1937 which has remained in the family since then with Albert and wife Emilie’s two children Jean Baptiste Brunot and Nicole Roskam-Brunot remaining in the business at the time. Nicole is now the proud owner and over sees each vintage with the help of her sons and daughter in law .
      The chateau itself is located in the municipality of Saint-Emilion, 3.5 km west of the medieval city, on a promontory of gravel and clay. 19 hectares of vines are split into 75% Merlot Noir, 24% Cabernet Franc, 1% Cabernet Sauvignon with the average age of the current vines being 35 years plus.

      Current owner: Nicole Roskam-Brunot
      Soils: Recent graves, deep gravely siliceous soils
      Farming: Harvest by hand
      Vines: On average 38 years of age


  • Shipping & Delivery Information

      Subscription Deliveries

      Oui Cellar 3 monthly subscription cases aims to be delivered by the 25th of the quarterly month (March, June, September and December). 

      Oui Cellar 6 monthly subscription cases aims to be delivered by the 25th of the quarterly month closest to your sign up date and every 6 months thereafter. 



      Online Store Deliveries

      Cases from the online store will be shipped as soon as you make your purchase, no matter what date or time of year. 



      Where do we ship?

      We are currently shipping to France, UK, EU, and the USA. 

      If you have a query about shipping to your country please contact us

      Our Southern Hemisphere friends, sit tight! We currently working through the getting the best shipping and tax rates so we can ship to you in 2022. Stay tuned *and thirsty. 



      Shipping & Taxes

      Oui Cellar partners with a specialist wine shipping company to ensure your premium wines are transported and delivered in perfect condition. Insurance is included in the costs, in the very unlikely scenario that something goes wrong in the process, you are 100% covered.

      Shipping rates & taxes vary according to Country in accordance with local tax & governance. Relevant charges are applied at checkout. As a guide, costs for France, UK and USA below:






      € 28.85

      € 65.00

      € 90.28


      € 31.85

      € 65.00

      € 59.95



      € 40.00

      € 50.00



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