Climbing the Pyramid

Alfred Tesseron is raising quality at Bordeaux's Pontet-Canet
Jo Cooke
Issue: April 30, 2008

A morning chill pervades the air as Alfred Tesseron, owner of fifth-growth Château Pontet-Canet in Pauillac on Bordeaux's Left Bank, leads the way through the vineyards that surround the château. He sets a brisk pace to keep up with his two Labradors, Rusty and Arthus, who are bounding away in the distance.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands March 12, 2008.

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