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Bordeaux Futures 2011 Exclusive – Interview with Château Beychevelle

Philipe Blanc, manager of Grand Cru Classé Château Beychevelle was nice enough to take a few moments with Millesima to share his thoughts on the 2011 vintage: This is a year with good grapes, despite yields a little disappointing. But, qualitatively, what matters in the glass is that it is very charming and pleasant. Sign up for Wine Alerts to ... Read More »

Bordeaux Futures 2011- Exclusive Interview with Château Chasse Spleen

Château Chasse Spleen  Céline Villars-Foubet, owner of Château Chasse Spleen took a moment with Millesima to share her thoughts on the 2011 vintage. Although 2011 was not the easiest vintage, Céline notes that: We still have our expertise, and always have a certain pride as growers because we took advantage of the difficult times and presented a quality vintage from ... Read More »

Meet Abby

Bonjour ! I am your newest Millesima blogger, Abby Gatchel. I am writing to you from Bordeaux, France as your European correspondent on wine history, reviews and happenings. Originally from a suburb of Chicago, I moved to Bordeaux 2 years ago to complete a Masters in Wine and Spirits. I am enthusiastic about the Wine and Spirits industry, and happy to ... Read More »