33 Tour Bordeaux & Chateaux, The Blog

All the questions you never asked about Bordeaux. Little stories about the Chateaux, the vineyards ...

You will learn about the biodynamic at Pontet Canet, who was the famous historical person who staid ta Chateau Lafite Rothschild and why Picasso never panted any at work for the chateau Mouton Rothschild.

Many other stories to come later, do not hesitate to come back on our blog to discover all the little stories that you never heard about ...

A short introduction to that very famous world wild Chateau. The first of the first ! but why Chateau Lafite Rotrhschild was classified as first growth and who was the prestigious person who visited and stay at the Chateau for few nights ? Chateau Lafite Rothschild, visit & wine tasting

Chateau Mouton Rothschild was classifed as First growth later after the original one created in 1855. Since the 1945 under the influence of the owner Baron Phlippe de Rothschild they started and unqiue collection of art works (painting and drawing). Each one is unique and printed on the label of each bottles. They keep the original one in a museum that you can visit during a tour. Chateau Mouton Rothschild art work

Chateau Pontet Canet decided in 2004 to change their way of growing the grappes and wine producing. Very implicated in sustanaible development, the chateau is the first one amoung the grand cru classe to run the vineyard in the biodynamic way. read this page to learn more about this new philosophy. The Biodynamic at Chateau Ponet Canet