Producer Profiles

Discover Bordeaux: Chateau Picque Caillou (Pessac-Leognan)

Chateau Picque Caillou is located in the heart of the Pessac-Leognan appellation next to its more famous neighbors, Haut-Brion and Pape Clément. Once a preferred wine of Napoleon 1st, Picque Caillou has a reputation for high-quality and good-value wines of the area. Owned by Paulin Calvet, Picque Caillou produces a red wine (50% Merlot, 50% Cabernet Sauvignon) and a white ... Read More »

Millesima USA Wine Blog – Focus on Bordeaux 2010

These last few weeks have seen many top chateaux launch their Bordeaux 2010 prices. While the 2010 Bordeaux vintage is fantastic (see Roger Bohmrich’s vintage report PDF and 2010 Bordeaux Vintage Reports by Appellation PDF for a full report), the prices are also considerably higher than 2009. We know that a weak dollar combined with high prices may make you ... Read More »