Petrus is one of the most reputed appellations of Pomerol region. It is considered one of the most expensive wines in the world. Its price varies between 600 and 15 000 euros depending on the vintage.
The vineyard is valued at 11.4 hectares and extends northeast of Libourne and to the western boundary of Saint-Emilion.
The grapes are harvested by hand. The vineyard is operated for 12 to 16 months in order to deliver a product with the distinction of being very powerful, bearing a complex nose and a very consistent quality.
Grape variety : 100% Merlot.
Aging : 25+ years, according to the vintages.
Annual production : 30 000 bottles.
Invest in : Petrus 1921- 1929-1945-1947-1953-1961-1982-1989-1990-1998-2000-2005