Chateau Cadet Piola St. Emilion, Bordeaux wine producer profile, with wine tasting notes, wine ratings, a history of the property, information on wine making and terroir, along with wine tasting reviews. If you want to read about other important, Bordeaux Chateaux: Links to all Bordeaux Wine Producer Profiles
Even though Chateau Cadet Piola has a long history in the St. Emilion region of Bordeaux, Chateau Cadet Piola is not well known to many people. It is one of the more obscure, Right Bank wines of St. Emilion. Located not far from the picturesque St. Emilion village, the 17.3 acre Bordeaux vineyard of Chateau Cadet Piola is planted to 51% Merlot, 28% Cabernet Sauvignon, 18% Cabernet Franc and 3% Malbec. With almost thirty perfect of their vineyard devoted to Cabernet Sauvignon, the property has one of the highest percentages of Cabernet Sauvignon planted in St. Emilion as well as all over the entire Right Bank. The terroir is a mix of limestone with clay soil.
Chateau Cadet Piola is currently owned by the French insurance group, La Mondiale. Following the results of the 2012 St. Emilion Classification, Chateau Cadet Piola was merged into Chateau Soutard, also owned by La Mondiale. 2011 is the final vintage of Chateau Cadet Piola.