Author Archives: Millesima

Primeurs 2016 | Releases of the 31/05/2017

Chateau Lagrange Primeurs 2016

The 2016 Primeurs campaign continues today with the following releases from the chateau Lagrange from Saint-Julien, chateau Malescot Saint-Exupery and chateau Rauzan-Gassies from Margaux and chateau Phelan-Segur from Saint-Estephe : Chateau Lagrange – Saint-Julien A Classified 3rd Growth in the Saint–Julien appellation, Chateau Lagrange has a very long and rich history. Its history starts in the Gallo-Roman period. It was not ... Read More »

Primeurs 2016 | Chateau Calon Segur has been released

Chateau Calon Segur Primeurs 2016

Chateau Calon Segur is one of the oldest estates in the Medoc. It was created and managed by a well-known figure in the wine world, Marquis de Segur. Marquis de Segur added his name in the 18th century. Calon Segur is now owned by Suravenir, since 2012, a filial group of Arkea Mutal Credit. The 55 hectare vineyard is a ... Read More »

Primeurs 2016 | Release of the 30/05/2017

Primeurs 2016

The 2016 Primeurs campaign continues today with the following releases from the chateau Nenin from Pomerol : Chateau Nenin – Pomerol Owned by the Despujol family in 1840 in the wonderful appellation of Pomerol. The chateau was acquired by Jean-Hubert Delon in 1997, who is a cousin of the family. The estate now covers 34 hectares, and 28 are devoted to wine; this is ... Read More »

Primeurs 2016 |Chateau Haut-Brion : A prestigous and timeless

Primeurs 2016 Chateau Haut-Brion

Classified First Growth from Graves in 1855, Chateau Haut-Brion is a historic property in Bordeaux. Located in the Pessac-Leognan appellation, this mythic viticultural jewel is the product of a rich history, exceptional terroir and an unimaginable amount of “savoir-faire”. A history of firsts Chateau Haut-Brion is considered one of the oldest vineyards of Bordeaux. In 1525 Jean de Pontac acquired ... Read More »

Primeurs 2016 | Release of the 29/05/2017

Primeurs 2016 Chateau Gruaud Larose

The 2016 Primeurs campaign continues today with the following releases from the chateau Gruaud Larose from Saint-Julien : Chateau Gruaud Larose – Saint-Julien Chateau Gruaud Larose is a Second Classified Growth located in the Saint-Julien appellation. The castle was created in 1725 and has been owned by several different families. The Merlaut family has owned the castle since 1997. The vineyard ... Read More »

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

Primeurs 2016

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 »