Château de Costis & Château Rougi

Château de Costis & Château Rougi

Propriété COSTIS

These vineyards are located in the heart of the Entre-deux-Mers region, in the townships of  Targon and Capian.

Soil Composition

  • 60 % clay and limestone
  • 30 % clay and silicium
  • 10 % gravel

Slopes

  • 60 % southern hills
  • 10 % nothern hills
  • 30 % plateau

Growing Characteristics

  • Trellis system : height 2m
  • Leaf area : 5 000 m2/ha
  • Density : 2 500 trees/ha for the plantations before 1985 ; 3 333 trees/ha for the plantations from 1985 and on.
  • Grass : between but not under the rows

Grape Varieties

  • Red :
    o 40 % Merlot
    o 35 % Cabernet Franc
    o 25 % Cabernet Sauvignon
  • White :
    o 100 % Sauvignon