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Chateau La Gaffeliere – The oldest Bordeaux classified growth

Chateau La Gaffeliere

Chateau La Gaffeliere As a long-standing pillar of its appellation, Château La Gaffelière is reputed have had vines since the Gallo-Roman era. The owners of the estate are Malet Roquefort family, who have lived in Saint Emilion for four centuries and are acknowledged as the oldest family of the area. The array architecture featured throughout property showcases the vast history ... Read More »

Grand Puy Lacoste and Chave Selections Tasting

Grand Puy Lacoste

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Grand-Puy-Lacoste: Precision, Passion and Patience

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One of the oldest properties in the Medoc, specifically in Pauillac, the history of Grand-Puy-Lacoste is captivating in many ways. The name Grand-Puy, mentioned in documents from the Middle Ages, comes from the ancient term “puy”, meaning “hillock, small height”. The vineyards of Grand-Puy-Lacoste sit on outcrops with a terroir similar to that of the Medoc’s first growths. Dating back ... Read More »