Established in 1987, Maison Pascal Jolivet is one of the most active and energetic estates in the Loire Valley. Pascal acquired the company from his father, and quickly decided to build his own brand and settle in Sancerre. After producing his first vintage in 1991, he became a merchant-grower. He gradually increased the size of his vineyard and made numerous ... Read More »
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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 »
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 »
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 »
As the world’s most planted and versatile varietal, Chardonnay needs no introduction. Nor does one need a particular reason to indulge in a glass or two. But wine lovers may want to mark their calendars for May 26th, 2017 a day on which Chardonnay is to be internationally celebrated. Chardonnay and Terroir The popularity of Chardonnay can be attributed to its “blank slate” nature, ... Read More »
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 »
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 »