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New breath of air from the southern hemisphere inspires 2019!

Winter came with relatively mild temperatures. February broke 20-year-old records with temperatures 6.3% higher than the average maximum. March was also quite clement resulting in early budburst, which took place five to six days before usual. A rather cool and wet period in May and at the beginning of June…

The Enthusiast 100 – The best wines of the year 2019

Château Cambon la Pelouse 2016 - Haut-Médoc  - Rank: 16th/100 Score 93 / 100 This rich wine is built by generous tannins and dense black-plum fruits. A hint of dark chocolate offers depth and an edge of extraction that does not detract from the delicious ripe fruitiness. Drink from 2023.…

Château Cambon La Pelouse 2016 – Winner of the 2019 Crus Bourgeois du Médoc Cup

The 9th Crus Bourgeois Cup was organised during Vinexpo Bordeaux in partnership with the news magazine Le Point. We were 166 competitors at the beginning, which was a record number for this contest. Véronique Rivest* chaired an international jury of 35 professionals, who designated 12 prize winners, including Château Cambon…

Experience enhances knowledge

Below (from left to right) : Pascal, tractor driver ; Sabine, administrative assistant ; Nadia, vinegrower ; René, tractor driver ; Jean-Pierre MARIE, manager ; Daniel, tractor driver ; Sonia, administrative assistant On top (from left to right) : Sebastian, vinegrower ; Dylan, vinegrower ; Guillaume, vineyard manager ; Mihai, vinegrower ; Olivier, technical manager ; Laurent, cellar worker

“Primeur” sales are of key importance for reputed Bordeaux wines.

Primeur sales (or futures) are a unique sales method that is well-established in Bordeaux and covers the sale of most Grand Cru Classé wines from both the left and right bank, as well as around fifty other associated wines. Château Cambon la Pelouse has been sold for 20 years in…

2018 vintage : first tasting

[caption id="attachment_1705" align="aligncenter" width="960"] Mr Christophe Ollivier – President of Sommeliers Bordeaux-Aquitaine et Mr Jean-Pierre Marie-Manager.[/caption] Just a few months after the harvest, this is always a tricky exercise and perhaps a little too early to get to know a new baby. Will he become a brilliant engineer or just…

The 2018 Harvest

In 22 years, I have never experienced such a carefree harvest! Let’s forget the rainy winter and spring, forget the storms and hail, which we are so thankful for being spared from, forget the mildew that was hard to control and just remember the following: - A summer that added…

2017 Vintage

CHATEAU CAMBON LA PELOUSE 2017 WINE SPECTATOR - Score: 87-90 Gentle cassis and cherry preserve flavors are carried by light chalky tannins. A floral note runs through the finish.—J.M. 04/04/2018 JAMES SUCKLING - Score: 88-89 Tight and a little lean on the palate. Medium body, firm tannins and a fresh finish. 05/04/2018 WINE…


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New breath of air from the southern hemisphere inspires 2019!

This may be the first Bordeaux vintage for Treasury Wine Estates, the new owner of Château Cambon la Pelouse, but they already have substantial experience in Australian, New Zealand, American and Italian vineyards.

The Enthusiast 100 – The best wines of the year 2019

Château Cambon la Pelouse 2016 - Haut-Médoc  - Rank: 16th/100 Score 93 / 100 This…

Château Cambon La Pelouse 2016 – Winner of the 2019 Crus Bourgeois du Médoc Cup

The 9th Crus Bourgeois Cup was organised during Vinexpo Bordeaux in partnership with the news…

Experience enhances knowledge

The employees of Château Cambon la Pelouse are proud to share with you their years of experience working on the estate. We employ 20 people full time throughout the year, 13 of whom have been with us for many years.

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