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Primeurs 2016 | Releases of 01/06/2017

Primeurs 2016 Chateau Troplong Mondot

The 2016 Primeurs campaign continues today with the following releases from Saint-Emilion, Pomerol, Pauillac, Margaux and Saint Estephe. Chateau Troplong Mondot – Saint-Emilion The 33 hectare vineyard of Chateau Troplong Mondot is a Class B First Growth in the Saint-Emilion appellation. It belonged to the Seze family at the beginning of the 18th century. It was not until 1850 that Raymond-Theodore ... Read More »

Primeurs 2016 | Chateau Mouton Rothschild, a wine lover’s dream

Most people who are interested in the world of fine wine have heard the name Chateau Mouton Rothschild. Known for its tradition of having artists design its labels annually, Mouton Rothschild is a fine wine that every wine-drinker and collector dreams to taste or own. A wine produced in the Pauillac appellation that is as artistic as its labels. 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 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 | Releases of 19/05/2017

En Primeurs 2016 19/05/2017 Chateau Gloria

The 2016 Primeurs campaign continues today with the following releases from the Saint-Julien, Saint-Emilion, Pauillac and Margaux appellations:  Chateau Gloria – Saint-Julien Created by Henri Martin, Chateau Gloria has 50 hectares and two plots of land that are Classified Growths. The grape varieties planted are Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. The vines are, on average, 40 years old. The terroir ... 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 »

Primeurs 2016 – Releases of the day 17/05/2017

Futures 2016 Release of the day

The 2016 Primeurs campaign is well underway, today we have releases from the Pauillac, St. Julien, Moulis-en-Medoc Pessac-Leognan & Margaux appellations:  Chateau La Fleur Peyrabon – Pauillac Chateau La Fleur Peyrabon is a cru bourgeois produced in the Pauillac appellation. Patrick Bernard, owner since 1998, has not stopped modernising the property of 7 hectares to create delicate wines. The vineyard of Chateau La Fleur Peyrabon ... Read More »

Chateau La Lagune 2016 is an exceptional vintage!

Chateau La Lagune 2016

Classified 3rd Growth from the Haut-Medoc appellation, Chateau La Lagune is the product of a turbulent history. In the 1960s, its fate changed thanks to modernization of its infrastructure. Caroline Frey is now the manager of the property, continuously striving to combine the chateau’s historical know-how and the magnificent terroir of the Haut-Medoc. A complicated past The first traces of ... Read More »

Primeurs 2016 – Releases of the day 16/05/2017

Futures 2016 Release of the day

The 2016 Primeurs campaign is well underway, this week we have releases from the Moulis-en-Medoc, Margaux & Pauillac appellations:  Chateau Chasse-Spleen – Moulis-en-Medoc Produced from 90 hectares of vines, Chateau Chasse-Spleen is a Cru bourgeois from the Moulis-en-Medoc appellation. Founded by Mr. Gressier in 1720, it was not until 1820 that the property gained its nickname and later definitive name. The castle ... Read More »

Primeurs | 2016: Chateau Montrose 2016: Innovation in the Medoc

Chateau Montrose 2016

Chateau Montrose is a Classified Second Growth in the Saint-Estephe appellation. It is known for having owners that were unafraid to push limits and do things differently. This still holds true today with the Bouygues brothers as owners.  Ground-breaking in the Medoc Chateau Montrose’s history begins in the early 19th century. Chateau de Calon’s owner, Etienne Theodore Dumoulin, fell in love with ... Read More »