Château Villefranche is known to be one of the oldest Estates in the Sauternes region. It has been in the same family since the 17th century. Located near the Ciron stream, the estate extends over the Haut-Barsac plateau with it's rich variety of predominate argilo-calcareous soil types.
Their whites are elegant and complex. Owing to their delicate and nuanced bouquet, the red wines often leave a favourable impression at wine tasting events (having high marks in the Hachette Guide, for example).