Bordeaux

Primeurs 2016 | Domaine de Chevalier 2016 Revealed

Domaine de Chevalier is a Classified Growth in the Graves region of Pessac-Leognan. Described as a secret garden, the wines produced in the garden are anything but secret. More than just a vineyard Its history can be traced back to the 17th century. At the time, there was more forest than vineyard, which is why Chevalier is referred to as ... Read More »

Primeurs 2016 | Chateau Cheval Blanc, Legend of Saint-Emilion

Chateau Cheval Blanc is a Premier Cru Class A in the Saint-Emilion appellation. Cheval Blanc is produced from a unique terroir and the know-how of an amazing team. It is the legend of one of the most prestigious Bordeaux wines, year after year. Making a name Eventhough, the official records of the first wines cultivated in Bordeaux is unclear, we ... Read More »

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 | 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 »