There are Historical documents wrote by the monks showing, Château Cantemerle dated back to the 12th century.
After belonging to the Villeneuve (1576-1892) and Dubos (1892-1980) families, the château was acquired in 1981 by the SMABTP, a large mutual insurance company in the construction and civil engineering sector.
The wine, although young is attractive, rich, powerful, and smooth. It is made by an experienced and enthusiastic team using a careful blend of traditional and state-of-the-art techniques.
A 5ème Cru Classé the wines are made under the guidance of wine consultant Eric Boissenot.