Bordeaux Grands Crus Classés 1855

Wine Château of the Médoc and Sauternes

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This book covers the history of the red and white wine estates of Bordeaux’s Grands Crus Classés, along with a guide to the great vintages, and an address book to the vineyards. The landmark creation of the Grands Crus Classés in 1855 set the benchmark for wine quality; the sixty-one reds of the Médoc and twenty-seven whites of Sauternes are considered the finest wines in the world. The care that goes into the growing, cultivating, vinification, and aging of these exceptional wines is an art, and the picturesque domaines where this craft is perfected are as beautiful as their wines are refined. Newly commissioned photographs captures the region throughout the seasons, and this handsome volume is both an important reference for any wine lover’s library as well as a glorious voyage inside the prestigious domaines. It is the ideal gift for wine aficionados everywhere.

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ISBN: 9782080203250 Category:

Hugh Johnson, Franck Ferrand

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This book covers the history of the red and white wine estates of Bordeaux’s Grands Crus Classés, along with a guide to the great vintages, and an address book to the vineyards. The landmark creation of the Grands Crus Classés in 1855 set the benchmark for wine quality; the sixty-one reds of the Médoc and twenty-seven whites of Sauternes are considered the finest wines in the world. The care that goes into the growing, cultivating, vinification, and aging of these exceptional wines is an art, and the picturesque domaines where this craft is perfected are as beautiful as their wines are refined. Newly commissioned photographs captures the region throughout the seasons, and this handsome volume is both an important reference for any wine lover’s library as well as a glorious voyage inside the prestigious domaines. It is the ideal gift for wine aficionados everywhere.

Additional information

Weight 2006 g
Dimensions 25.2 x 29.4 cm
Publisher name Flammarion S.A.
Publication date 1 February 2018
Number of pages 264
Format Hardback
Dimensions 25.2 x 29.4 cm
Weight 2006 g