En Primeur

2014 En Primeur – Chateau Sénéjac

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Background Chateau Sénéjac is located in the Haut-Medoc, on a plateau overlooking the town of Le Pian-Medoc. The estate has winemaking history dating back to the sixteenth century. It is currently run by the Bignon Cordier family (who also own Chateau Talbot). The estate is composed of 37 hectares of vineyards which are planted with 48% Cabernet Sauvignon, 37% Merlot, ... Read More »

2014 En Primeur – Chateau La Fleur Peyrabon

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Background Chateau La Fleur Peyrabon is a facet of Chateau Peyrabon, which was purchased by Millésima in 1998, and majorly renovated at that time. The name refers to the wines which are sourced from the estate’s seven hectares in Pauillac, which enjoy a prime location near Mouton and Lafite-Rothschild. The plantings in the vineyard are comprised of 67% Cabernet Sauvignon, ... Read More »

2014 En Primeur – Chateau Peyrabon

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Background Chateau Peyrabon has a rich history in Bordeaux, dating back to the eighteenth century. The estate was purchased by Millésima in 1998, and the property underwent a large-scale renovation shortly thereafter. Today, the chateau continues to produce excellent Cru Bourgeois classified wine. The vineyards span 49 hectares in the Haut-Medoc appellation where the soil is mainly sandy gravel with ... Read More »

2014 En Primeur – Chateau de Meursault

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Background Chateau de Meursault is situated on a pristine location in the Cote d’Or in Burgundy. The estate has sixty hectares of vineyards in the renowned regions of Cote de Beaune,  Aloxe-Corton, Savigny-lès-Beaune, Beaune, Pommard, Volnay, Meursault and Puligny-Montrache. Currently one of the largest wineries in Burgundy, the property’s history dates back to the eleventh century. As of 2012, it ... Read More »

2014 En Primeur – Chateau de Chamirey

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The 2014 Vintage The domaine of Chateau de Chamirey is situated in some of the best terroir in the Mercurey appellation of Burgundy. It covers approximately thirty-seven hectares, and spans a great diversity of soil types and micro-climates.  The 2014 vintage was a year of both high quality and quantity, as yields were largely up across the region. The grapes ... Read More »

2014 En Primeur – Chateau Lanessan

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Background Situated in the Haut-Medoc, Chateau Lanessan has been run by the Bouteiller family for eight generations. The estate is located in the commune of Cussac-Fort-Medoc, near the border of Saint Julien. The property contains forty-five hectares of vines in a single block vineyard along a fine ridge of deep Garonne gravel. The vineyard is comprised of 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, ... Read More »

2014 En Primeur – Chateau Meyney

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Background Chateau Meyney is located in the Saint-Estèphe appellation, on top of a superb hill overlooking the Gironde estuary. It is considered to be one of the oldest estates in the Medoc.  The 51 hectares compose a single block vineyard, with the chateau at the centre of the property. The average age of the vines is between 35-40 years old, ... Read More »

2014 En Primeur – Chateau de Marsannay

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The vintage Located in Côte de Nuits, Chateau de Marsannay owns 26 hectares of vineyards in the Marsannay appellation, as well 12 additional hectares in other appellations across Burgundy. The 2014 vintage was particularly favourable for the estate. The spring exhibited some idyllic weather, which was followed by some heavy rain during the summer. However, September brought exceptional conditions, and ... Read More »

2014 En Primeur – Jean Chartron

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The vintage The spring in 2014 in Burgundy was mild, allowing for an excellent flowering on the vines across the region. The summer was particularly rainy, but like much of France, conditions became favourable again around mid-August. September was ideal, with beautiful, sunny weather that allowed the grapes to flourish and achieve optimal ripeness. Chardonnay from this vintage tends to ... Read More »

2014 En Primeur – Domaine de Courteillac

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Domaine de Courteillac is located 20 minutes south-east of Saint-Emilion and 14 km south of Castillon la Bataille. The estate is located on the highest plateau in Entre-Deux-Mer and the property covers 27 hectares of vineyards, surrounded by forest. The soil is similar to that of Saint-Emilion, with layers of chalk, clay and gravel. The work in the vineyards at ... Read More »

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