1855 Bordeaux “Les grands Crus Classés” you’ll love this book!

501 1855 BORDEAUX LES GRANDS CRUS CLASSÉS[LIV].inddThis book tells the story of the most famous wines in the world, which have made the reputation of Bordeaux and probably the France.

The ranking of the Bordeaux wines evidence of prestige of precious château of the Médoc, Graves and Sauternes areas has become timeless. Its authority remain intact, it even strengtened with the globalization of the trade of fine wines. Which wine lover in the world has never heard of château Lafite-Rothschild , château d’Yquem, châteaux Haut-Brion, château Margaux, château Latour, château Mouton Rotchild …or how many other wines?

87 Châteaux of Bordeaux have the privilege to sign their bottles “Grands Crus Classés de 1855″.


In these pages you will find about the history, terroirs, men and walls in the service of a wine for one consecration : the bottle. You will read about the philosophy of the creators of these exceptional wines. You will discover in pictures the beauty and diversity of a heritage that people come to visit from all over the world.

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The world of wine, the wine in the world, too over 1855 as such, a pionneer of its kind, expression of luxury, indelible label : A french exception. As such , the “Grands Crus Classés “, who will soon celebrat their 160 th anniversary, are candidates to be registered on the list of world’s UNESCO intangible heritage.


French editor GLENAT éditions – collection “le verre et l’assiette”   www.glenatlivre.com

autor Jean-Charles Chapuzet/  pictures Guy Charneau  Préface Michel Bettane / 240 pages English book

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Grands Crus Classés en 1855


Premiers crus

Château Lafite-Rothschild – Pauillac

Château Latour – Pauillac

Château Margaux – Margaux

Château Mouton Rothschild – Pauillac

Château Haut-Brion – Pessac


Deuxièmes crus

Château Rauzan-Ségla – Margaux

Château Rauzan-Gassies – Margaux

Château Léoville-Poyferré – Saint-Julien

Château Léoville Barton – Saint-Julien

Château Durfort-Vivens – Margaux

Château Gruaud Larose – Saint-Julien

Château Lascombes – Margaux

Château Brane-Cantenac – Margaux

Château Pichon-Longueville – Pauillac

Château Pichon-Longueville Comtesse de Lalande – Pauillac

Château Ducru-Beaucaillou – Saint-Julien

Château Cos d’Estournel – Saint-Estèphe

Château Montrose – Saint-Estèphe


Troisièmes crus

Château Kirwan – Margaux

Château d’Issan – Margaux

Château Lagrange – Saint-Julien

Château Langoa Barton – Saint-Julien

Château Giscours – Margaux

Château Malescot Saint-Exupéry – Margaux

Château Boyd-Cantenac – Margaux

Château Cantenac Brown – Margaux

Château Palmer – Margaux

Château La Lagune – Haut-Médoc

Château Desmirail – Margaux

Château Calon Ségur – Saint-Estèphe

Château Ferrière – Margaux

Château Marquis d’Alesme – Margaux


Quatrièmes crus

Château Saint-Pierre – Saint-Julien

Château Talbot – Saint-Julien

Château Branaire-Ducru – Saint-Julien

Château Duhart-Milon – Pauillac

Château Pouget – Margaux

Château La Tour Carnet – Haut-Médoc

Château Lafon-Rochet – Saint-Estèphe

Château Beychevelle – Saint-Julien

Château Prieuré-Lichine – Margaux

Château Marquis de Terme – Margaux


Cinquièmes crus

Château Pontet-Canet – Pauillac

Château Batailley – Pauillac

Château Haut-Batailley – Pauillac

Château Grand-Puy-Lacoste – Pauillac

Château Grand-Puy-Ducasse – Pauillac

Château Lynch-Bages – Pauillac

Château Lynch-Moussas – Pauillac

Château Dauzac – Margaux

Château d’Armailhac – Pauillac

Château du Tertre – Margaux

Château Haut-Bages Libéral – Pauillac

Château Pédesclaux – Pauillac

Château Belgrave – Haut-Médoc

Château de Camensac – Haut-Médoc

Château Cos Labory – Saint-Estèphe

Château Clerc Milon – Pauillac

Château Croizet-Bages – Pauillac

Château Cantemerle – Haut-Médoc



Premier Cru Supérieur

Château d’Yquem – Sauternes


website: www.crus-classes.com  /  www.medoc-wines.com  /


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