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February 9, 2016

Spotlight on… Ducru Beaucaillou

Ducru Beaucaillou: Owner: Bruno Borie and family Appellation: St Julien Vineyard area: 100 hectares Average annual production: 120,000 bottles p/a Second…

February 9, 2016

Spotlight on… Ducru Beaucaillou

Ducru Beaucaillou: Owner: Bruno Borie and family Appellation: St Julien Vineyard area: 100 hectares Average annual production: 120,000 bottles p/a Second…

January 22, 2016

Spotlight on … Sylvain Cathiard

History The history of Sylvain Cathiard began in the 1930s when Cathiard’s grandfather moved to Burgundy from the Savoie area…

November 4, 2015

Spotlight on … Le Pin

Owner: Thienpont family Classification: Unclassed Pomerol Vineyard area: 2.7 hectares Average annual production: 5,000-6,000 bottles p/a Colour: Red Standard blend: 100%…

November 4, 2015

Spotlight on … Le Pin

Owner: Thienpont family Classification: Unclassed Pomerol Vineyard area: 2.7 hectares Average annual production: 5,000-6,000 bottles p/a Colour: Red Standard blend: 100%…

August 25, 2015

Spotlight on … Cos d’Estournel

Owner: Michel Reybier Classification: Second Growth Vineyard area: 91 hectares Colour: Red Standard blend: 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 38% Merlot and…

July 30, 2015

Spotlight on … Clos des Papes

Owners: Paul-Vincent Avril and Claude Avril Vineyard area: 32 hectares Average annual production: Around 7,000 cases per year Colour: Red…

July 14, 2015

Spotlight on… La Mission Haut Brion

Profile Owner: The Dillon family  Classification: Grand Cru (Graves) Average annual production: 6,000 to 7,000 cases Colour: Red Standard blend:…

June 9, 2015

Spotlight on… Mouton Rothschild

Owner: Rothschild family Classification: First Growth Vineyard area: 90 hectares (222 acres) Average age of vines: 44 years Plantings: Cabernet…

April 21, 2015

Spotlight on… Gazin

Owner: Bailliencourt dit Courcol family Appellation: Pomerol Classification: Unclassified Vineyard area: 26 hectares Annual production: Up to 100,000 bottles Colour:…