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Primeurs 2016 | Releases of the 24/05/2017

Primeurs 2016 Chateau Carbonnieux

The 2016 Primeurs campaign continues today with the following releases from the chateau Carbonnieux from Pessac-Leognan, Chateau Gazin from Pomerol, Chateau Trottevieille, from Saint-Emilion and Domaine de l’Eglise, from Pomerol : Chateau Carbonnieux – Pessac-Léognan Grand Cru from Graves in the Pessac-Leognan appellation, Chateau Carbonnieux is one of the first vineyards of Bordeaux. The history of the property goes back to the ... Read More »

Primeurs 2016 | Modernization in Pauillac, Chateau Lynch-Bages 2016

Chateau Lynch-Bages 2016

Chateau Lynch-Bages is a Classified Fifth Growth in the Pauillac appellation. Known for its well-structured wines that are elegant and powerful, this chateau is a landmark in the Medoc region. Lynch-Bages: The Beginning From 1749-1824, Thomas Lynch was the owner of the vineyard. Thomas Lynch was an Irish merchant who lived and worked in Bordeaux. Lynch-Bages was known as “Cru ... Read More »

Primeurs 2016 | Releases of 23/05/2017

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The 2016 Primeurs campaign continues today with the following releases from the chateau Latour-Martillac from Pessac-Leognan and chateau Petit-Village from Pomerol:  Chateau Latour-Martillac – Pessac-Léognan Chateau Latour-Martillac is a Classified Growth from Graves in Pessac-Leognan. The property is named after the tower constructed in the courtyard honouring the chateau since the XIII century. The Kressmann family has owned the vineyard since 1871 and ... Read More »

Primeurs 2016 | Chateau Angelus 2016, a beautiful vintage

Chateau Angelus Primeurs 2016

Chateau Angelus is a Classified First growth in the Saint-Emilion appellation. Its history, is one of heritage. Passion and wine have been the driving forces behind this family for several generations. Chateau Angelus is known for amazingly well-structured wines and its famous bell which can be heard in all of Saint Emilion. Centuries of Family Heritage Chateau Angelus has been ... Read More »

Primeurs 2016 | Releases of the 22/05/2017

Primeurs 2016 chateau Beychevelle

The 2016 Primeurs campaign continues today with the following releases from the chateau Beychevelle from Saint-Julien and chateau Sociando-Mallet from Haut-Medoc :  Chateau Beychevelle – Saint-Julien There are many legends surrounding Chateau Beychevelle. It is a renowned property in the Saint-Julien appellation all thanks to its extensive history, splendid gardens, ideal placement and magnificent wines. That is without mentioning that it is ... Read More »

Primeurs 2016 | Chateau Lafite-Rothschild : An Ageless Wine

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Lafite-Rothschild is one of the first 1855 Classified Growths in Bordeaux. It is a wine that is just as timeless as the chateau itself. Chateau Lafite-Rothschild is known for being beautiful, powerful, and elegant. The domain has been growing wine in the Pauillac appellation since 1670. The wines, already works of art, improve with age in the same way as ... Read More »

Primeurs 2016 | Releases of 18/05/2017

En Primeurs 2016 18/05/2017 Chateau de Sales

The 2016 Primeurs campaign is well underway. Today we present releases from the Pomerol, Saint Emilion & Lalande de Pomerol appellations:  Chateau de Sales – Pomerol Chateau de Sales is the largest property in the Pomerol appellation with 47.50 hectares. The castle itself was built in the 17th century and is incredibly elegant. The terroir is typical of Pomerol and has gravel, sand, ... Read More »

Chateau Pichon Longueville Comtesse de Lalande: Historic Domain in the Medoc

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Chateau Pichon Longueville Comtesse de Lalande: Historic Domain in the Medoc Historic property in the Medoc, Château Pichon Longueville Comtesse de Lalande was created in the 17th century by Pierre de Mazure de Rauzan, a true role player in the history of Bordeaux wine. The Chateau didn’t receive its current name until Virginie, daughter of Joseph de Pichon Longueville and ... Read More »

InterContinental Bordeaux – Le Grand Hotel : elegance incarnated

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In 1779 the architect Victor Louis built Bordeaux’s Grand Theatre at the heart of the famous area of the Grands Hommes. This superb building is a reference-point in the discipline of architecture. In 1789, the architect signed another contract, facing the emblematic building: Mr. Sacriste de Rolly’s hotel at Place de la Comedie. This is how the InterContinental Bordeaux® – ... Read More »

Millesima Blog Awards 2017: The Program for our Winners

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On February the 6th, the jury of Millesima Blog Awards 2017 rendered its verdict. This year, the winners of the competition are Rob Frisch, Daniel Ercsey, Lisa Denning, Chiara Bassi, Jeff Burrows and Agnes Nemeth. As a reminder, the MBA is a competition organized for the exceptional community of wine bloggers around the world. This year, Millesima has partnered with ... Read More »

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