In the jurisdiction of Saint Emilion more precisely at Vignonet which name refers to a very old wine production vocation, the vineyard is spread over a beautiful rump of grave for Château Moulin Bellegrave and over more siliceous soils for Château Vieux Lavergne.
Small sized, replanted with all the best grapes variety that is to say Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon, the vineyard is now reaching the median age of 40 years old.
Double Guyot pruning with one or two spur and two flat canes is used for cut in order to get a better vegetative expression which is optimizing the maturation.
About the cultural method, we, fill with grass or plough superficially, every two ranks to favor the breathing and force the roots to dive further underground and catch nutritive elements.
These are the conditions to express the soil quintessence.
Nevertheless, the story doesn't stop there!
Thanks to this great location, Antoine Mabileau new generation, practice a split management of the state in order to benefit from each grape variety on every plot, he is passionate to produce unctuous remarkable wines.