Château Ausone

Classification Premier Grand Cru Classé (A)
Appellation Saint-Émilion
Owned By Alain Vauthier
Operated By Alain Vauthier and Pauline Vauthier
Annual production 1,500 cases
Typical blend 55% Cabernet Franc, 45% Merlot
Status Investment-grade
Second Wine Chapelle d’Ausone
About A Saint-Émilion First Growth that has experienced a renaissance since 1995. A rare and revered wine that is consistently producing some of Bordeaux’s best wines every vintage.
Vintage Critic Score First Liv-ex Price Listed (£) Highest Price Listed (£) Lowest Price Listed (£) Drinking window
2014 J Suckling 95 – 96 3,426 5,968 3,390
2013 R Parker 93 – 95 3,250 4,000 2,623 2019 – 2049
2012 R Parker 96+ 3,950 4,200 3,400 2022 – 2050
2011 R Parker 95+ 5,500 7,109 3,700
2010 R Parker 98+ 13,752 13,752 8,474
2009 R Parker 98+ 11,482 13,000 8,102 2020 – 2060
2008 R Parker 98 7,000 9,507 3,700 2016 – 2066
2007 R Parker 94 5,100 5,935 3,100 2010 – 2030
2006 R Parker 98 7,681 9,428 3,950 2019 – 2069
2005 R Parker 100 8,000 28,354 8,000 2025 – 2100

Source: Liv-ex – Market price at 15.12.17

   Denotes wines inside drinking window.

The Liv-ex Market Price: The prices quoted above are the Liv-ex published Market Price at the date noted. This is based on the cheapest 6 and 12-pack prices advertised by leading merchants in the EU.