Wines classified in: 2ème Cru Classé

Château Montrose

Château Montrose appears in history during the 19th century thanks to Théodore Dumoulin. Château Montrose takes its name from the color of the heather that once covered the domain , whose pretty colour of wine lees is well known. This...

Château Rauzan Ségla

The history of Château Rauzan-Ségla begins under the reign of Louis XIV, when Pierre de Rauzan acquires the estate in 1661. Over time, generations of Rauzan succeed at the head of the property. The reputation of Rauzan-Ségla’s wines is growing...

Château Léoville Poyferré

The history of Château Léoville Poyferré is completely linked to the Gascon culture. Indeed, typically Gascon, the name “Poyferré” means a “point férré”, a section of pavement where horses and vehicles must wear irons. Classified Second Cru in 1855, this...

Château Léoville Barton

The history of Château Léoville Barton brings back to Hugh Barton, grandson of Barton’s company founder, who bought part of Château Léoville in 1826. This new property became Château Léoville Barton. Since then, the vineyard still belongs to the same family....

Château Ducru Beaucaillou

The history of Château Ducru-Beaucaillou dates back to the early eighteenth century, more precisely in the year 1720. It is so named because of the beautiful (and large) pebbles characteristic of its unique wine terroir. In an original way in...

Grand vin de Léoville du Marquis de Las Cases

The history of the Domaine de Léoville dates back to 1604, when the Domaine de Léoville, facing the Gironde, was at the time one of the most important properties of the Medoc. The vineyard was owned by the wealthiest and...

Château Pichon Longueville Comtesse de Lalande

The history of this estate began in 1686, when Pierre de Mazure Rauzan, rich merchant and bourgeois of Bordeaux, bought parcels of vines near the seigniory of Latour and created a vineyard, the Enclos Rauzan. A little later, his daughter...

Château de Lascombes

Central character in the history of Château Lascombes, who bequeathed his name, Knight Antoine de Lascombes is the oldest known owner. Born in 1625, he anchored the estate’s destiny. One of his descendants, Jean-François de Lascombes, councilor in the Parliament...

Château Gruaud Larose

The Abbé Gruaud, a worthy representative of the ” Noblesse de la Robe” , drew the history of the Château in 1725. The famous Bordeaux wine broker Lawton spoke about the wines of a certain “Lord Gruaud” in 1755, a...

Château Cos d’Estournel

The history of Château Cos d’Estournel begins in 1811 when its owner Louis Gaspard Lacoste of Maniban Marquis d’Estournel, having inherited some vineyards near the village of Cos, decides to vinify them separately. The wine of Cos d’Estournel was born....